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BCS 135: The Sorrow of Rain

Issue #157, Sixth Anniversary Double-Issue

I considered what he had said now as I regarded the rain spirit. “I believe that there’s something the headman isn’t telling us.”

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BCS 134: The Good Deaths, Part II

Issue #156

The Lord Buddha spoke to me that night. He said to take my hatchet, dust it off, and get to those towns and saloons out there. Those damnable pits of damnation.

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BCS 133: No Sweeter Art

Issue #155

My soul sunk beneath the platform planks and into a sturdy ox figurine with wisps of cooled caramel for its horns.

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BCS 132: Five Fruits I Ate in Sandar Land

Issue #154

I hesitate, but only for a second. Surely Rose would forgive me.

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BCS 131: The Topaz Marquise

Issue #153

I could not answer her. I had no memory of doing anything besides preparing the topaz.

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BCS 130: The Black Waters of Lethe

Issue #150 - Special Double-Issue

I scan the opposite shore of the wide river for any sign of human activity, for the people who sent the boat.

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BCS 129: Ink of My Bones, Blood of My Hands

Issue #149

Their bodies returned to the tar pit, the fierce source of his power; and this was the work of my hated lord and master.

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BCS 128: The Use and the Need

Issue #148

From three blocks away, Tom Brown could hear the big bass drum from the Women's Christian Temperance Union band as they thundered down Second Avenue.

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BCS 127: We, As One, Trailing Embers

Issue #147

With eyes closed, there is a singular heartbeat, a solitary pulse, and when we stretch, there is no we.

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