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Night at the Opera by Martha Wells

Reynard Morane was at his usual table in the Cafe Baudy, a somewhat risqué establishment built on a barge in the Deval Forest pleasure garden’s lake, when a beautiful man approached his table. This wasn’t an unusual occurrence, especially in this cafe, but this beautiful man was a stranger. He said, “Captain Morane?” From his […]

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PodCastle 400, Giant Episode: Night at the Opera

by Martha Wells With a special full-cast reading! Wilson Fowlie as the Narrator Big Anklevich as Amadel Rish Outfield as Reynard Kevin Powe as Nicolas M.K. Hobson as Lady Shankir-Clare Tina Connolly as Belina Shankir-Clare Dave Thompson as the Mystery Man Graeme Dunlop as Idilane Originally appeared in the author’s ebook story collection “Between Worlds: the […]

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Crossing by A. C. Wise

Emma Rose is four years old the first time she enters the ocean alone. All her life, she’s lived with the beach at the end of her street. Her parents carried her into the waves the week she was born. When she learned to stand, they taught her to float. Older still, they showed her […]

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A Whisper in the Weld by Alix E. Harrow

Isa died in a sudden suffocation of boiling blood and iron cinder in her mouth; she returned to herself wearing a blue cotton dress stained with fresh tobacco. She was younger and leaner, as she’d been when she first met Leslie Bell. Her skin shone dark and warm without the black dust of the mill […]

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