The God of Liminal Space

I want to talk, for a moment if I may, about the god of liminal spaces.  I don’t know his (her/its/their) name; I only recognise him by the sound that emanates from him when he is near: a ringing in the ears, a moan on the wind, silence so complete it becomes its own sound,... Continue Reading →

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Space Micro Fic #16

I am the Void, the young god said. Lifeblood had not yet cooled on his skin, and his eyes, an earthy brown that was swiftly being overtaken by the blackness of divinity, still held the fading spark of mortal hope. Only moments before, he was a terrified young man struggling to hold on to his... Continue Reading →

Space Micro Fic #15

The Fabric of the Universe is vast and thin. It is much like a silk scarf, beautiful and perhaps even now being worn around the neck of some great, unknowable god, one of many in a dark closet. The Fabric of the Void, on the other hand, is thick and velvety, smooth like warm chocolate.... Continue Reading →

Space micro fic #14

Imagine the birth of a planet. It's solar system is new, only a few hundred million years old. The light from its sun is weak and faltering but becoming brighter and stronger every solar day. The neighborhood is full of dust and ice and rocks shimmering and tumbling as they lazily race around the young... Continue Reading →

Space Micro fic #13

They were formed in the hearts of planets over millions of years. They started in the core, liquid diamond and other, harder minerals no human has ever seen. They were more metal than organic, and yet organic they were. When they were born, they burst out of the ground in showers of molten lava and... Continue Reading →

Sea Micro Fic #6

The leviathan at the bottom of the sea holds the ocean on its back. The whale mothers tell their calves the story of how the dread monster fell from the sky long ago, causing the destruction of an entire species of land walking giants. Its wings burned and sizzled as it fell to the arid... Continue Reading →

Space micro fic #12

We return to Bree and the star, Spark. She has been with the star for six years. It has housed her on one of the moons of its second largest planet, a frosty gas giant called Xian. The moon has no name. Spark has urged Bree to name it, to name anything whatever she might... Continue Reading →

Sea micro fic #5

Contrary to popular belief, Sirens and Merfolk are the same species. The confusion is understandable: Sirens being of a more bird like appearance while merpeople obviously favored the sea. A peculiar transformation takes place on the night of the new moon. The sea must be perfectly still, not even a ripple from the winds can... Continue Reading →

Space micro fic #11

​The witch stood in her small circle and sighed in relief and exultation. Her ritual was a success. In a much bigger circle made of bones and ash and quartz, a creature much bigger crouched. It was no easy thing, summoning a void creature. One had to have an intimate knowledge of the secrets of... Continue Reading →

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