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BCS 174: Whale-Oil

Issue #198

Altair stood at the edge of the bay holding a blue salmon oil lamp with wick and flame made of fallen stars.

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BCS 173: The Sweetest Skill

Issue #197

My soul animated the river’s gift. I sculpted my liquid body as I would a glob of hot caramel, paying homage to my old beloved dog.

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BCS 172: Sea of Dreams

Issue #196

Over his years on the island, he had been given nine other books, but they had become outworn, nothing in them to distract him.

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BCS 171: The Mountains His Crown

Issue #195 - Science-Fantasy Month 3

With soldiers, with emperors, it could always be worse. After a moment I knelt beside her.

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BCS 170: A Salvaging of Ghosts

Issue #195 - Science-Fantasy Month 3

Thuy deactivates the suits' propulsion units and watches her daughter's remains, floating beside her.

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BCS 169: Call and Answer, Plant and Harvest

Issue #194 - Science-Fantasy Month 3

The glass-marbled plaza before the gates murmurs with spans of pigeons in the early light.

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BCS 168: Foxfire, Foxfire

Issue #194 - Science-Fantasy Month 3

Nuclear physics was not typically a fox specialty, although my mother had allowed that astrology was all right.

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BCS 167: And the Blessing of the Angels Came Upon Them

Issue #193

Consuming the native crustaceans had given rise to bone cancers and rotting ulcers of the skin, from which death was a cruel relief.

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BCS 166: The Three Dancers of Gizari

Issue #192

Except that I learned that if they spoke truth, it was not to me.

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