BCS 072: Read This Quickly, For You Will Only Have a Moment…

Issue #85

The one who brings your food is named Osla. My birds are trained well, and this one will have struck at his eyes. Take this parchment quickly, speak his name, and he will fall like the rain outside your window. You must move quickly, for the first guard will be at the door.


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Stephen Case is a graduate student in the program for the history and philosophy of science at the University of Notre Dame. His fiction has appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies, AE: the Canadian Science Fiction Review, Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, Shimmer, Ideomancer, and Ray Gun Revival, and his first collection of short stories, Trees and Other Wonders, is available at the Amazon Kindle Store. He lives with his wife and four children in Illinois. Visit his website, www.stephenrcase.com, for more.

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