77 Free Speculative Fiction Stories by 38 Authors

More free fictiony goodness from the awesome Free Speculative Fiction Online, this time as they play catch-up with fiction that’s been online for some time:

  1. Barth Anderson: “A Garden of Fists” (Lone Star Stories #2, April 2004)
  2. Barth Anderson: “The Ninth Arrest” (Lone Star Stories #5, October 2004)
  3. Nathan Ballingrud: “She Found Heaven” (F & SF, January 1995)
  4. Barrington J. Bayley: “Love in Backspace” (New Worlds #4, 1994)
  5. Richard Calder: “Mosquito” (Interzone #32, December 1989)
  6. Richard Calder: “Toxine” (Interzone Anthology #4, 1989)
  7. Stepan Chapman: “Minutes of the Last Meeting” (Leviathan #2, 1998)
  8. Brendan Connell: “The Despoiler” (Fantastic Metropolis, October 2001)
  9. Brendan Connell: “The Skin Collector” (Fantastic Metropolis, October 2001)
  10. Kathryn Cramer: “Disextinction” (Nature, May 2000)

  1. Brian Dolton: “At Blue Crane Falls” (Abyss & Apex #25, First Quarter 2008)
  2. Brian Dolton: “In This City” (Fantasy Magazine, September 2008)
  3. Brian Dolton: “The Man Who Was Never Afraid” (Abyss & Apex #20, Fourth Quarter 2006)
  4. Brian Dolton: “The Sacrifice Pit” (Beneath Ceaseless Skies #16, May 2009)
  5. Sarah L. Edwards: “The Last Devil” (Beneath Ceaseless Skies #4, November 2008)
  6. Sarah L. Edwards: “The Tinyman and Caroline” (Beneath Ceaseless Skies #17, May 2009)
  7. Nina Kiriki Hoffman: “Neighbors” (Lone Star Stories #19, February 2007)
  8. Nina Kiriki Hoffman: “Seasonal Work” (Lone Star Stories #18, December 2006)
  9. Langdon Jones: “Symphony no. 6 in C minor <...>” (New Worlds, October 1968)
  10. Ann Leckie & Rachel Swirsky: “Needle and Thread” (Lone Star Stories #29, October 2008)
  11. Yoon Ha Lee: “Architectural Constants” (Beneath Ceaseless Skies #2, August 2008)
  12. Nick Mamatas: “joanierules.bloggermax.com” (Rabid Transit #2, 2003)
  13. Holly Wade Matter: “Mr. Pacifaker’s House” (Asimov’s, July 1995)
  14. Ian McHugh: “Bitter Dreams” (Writers of the Future Anthology #24, 2008)
  15. Ian McHugh: “Grace” (Andromeda Spaceways #28, April 2007)
  16. Ian McHugh: “Requiem in D-minor” (Hub #24, September 2007)
  17. Ian McHugh: “The Alchemical Automaton Blues” (Andromeda Spaceways #15, October 2004)
  18. Ian McHugh: “The Dao of Stones” (Challenging Destiny #24, August 2007)
  19. Ian McHugh: “The Greatest Adventure of All” (Coyote Wild, Autumn 2007)
  20. Ian McHugh: “The Last Day of Rea” (Twenty Epics Anthology, 2006)
  21. Richard Parks: “The Mansion of Bones” (Beneath Ceaseless Skies #19, June 2009)
  22. Rachel Pollack: “Pandora’s Bust” (New Worlds Quarterly #2, 1971)
  23. Rachel Pollack: “The Fool, the Stick, and the Princess” (F & SF, October 1998)
  24. Cherie Priest: “10 Archetypes in 2000 Words” (Lone Star Stories #13, February 2006)
  25. Sarah Prineas: “Hekaba’s Demon” (Lone Star Stories #14, April 2006)
  26. Jenn Reese: “Chimaeras” (Lone Star Stories #19, February 2007)
  27. Mark Rich: “The Face of Days” (Leviathan #1, 1996)
  28. Chris Roberson: “Lord Peter Midnight and the Goblin King” (The Clockwork Reader Anthology, 2001)
  29. Chris Roberson: “Wishes” (Lone Star Stories #1, February 2004)
  30. Margaret Ronald: “Dragon’s-Eyes” (Beneath Ceaseless Skies #9, January 2009)
  31. Josh Rountree: “Can’t Buy Me Faded Love” (Lone Star Stories #13, February 2006)
  32. Josh Rountree: “Chasing America” (Polyphony #6, 2006)
  33. Josh Rountree: “Cool Rejection” (Lone Star Stories #3, June 2004)
  34. Josh Rountree: “Friday Night Gods” (Lone Star Stories #5, October 2004)
  35. Josh Rountree: “Gone Daddy Gone” (Lone Star Stories #32, April 2009)
  36. Josh Rountree: “No Leaving New Orleans” (Lone Star Stories #27, June 2008)
  37. Josh Rountree: “Veronica” (Lone Star Stories #30, December 2008)
  38. Josh Rountree: “When the Rain Comes” (Lone Star Stories #20, April 2007)
  39. Patricia Russo: “People, Unnoticed” (Lone Star Stories #32, April 2009)
  40. Patricia Russo: “The Oracle Opens One Eye” (Lone Star Stories #25, February 2008)
  41. James Sallis: “Blue Yonders” (Fantastic Metropolis, December 2001)
  42. James Sallis: “Dear Floods of Her Hair” (F & SF, May 1999)
  43. James Sallis: “When Fire Knew My Name” (Fantastic Metropolis, December 2001)
  44. Ken Scholes: “A Good Hair Day in Anarchy” (Lone Star Stories #9, June 2005)
  45. Ekaterina Sedia: “The Disemboweler” (Lone Star Stories #25, February 2008)
  46. Matthew Woodring Stover: “Br’er Robert” (Fantastic Metropolis, October 2001)
  47. Jeffrey Thomas: “The Palace of Nothingness” (Punktown Collection, 2000)
  48. Jeffrey Thomas: “The Reflections of Ghosts” (Silver Web, Summer 1995)
  49. M. Thomas: “Beguiling Mona” (Strange Horizons, September 2003)
  50. M. Thomas: “Cicada” (Lone Star Stories #8, April 2005)
  51. M. Thomas: “Conjuring” (Lone Star Stories #3, June 2004)
  52. M. Thomas: “Loose Maria” (Abyss & Apex #1, January 2003)
  53. M. Thomas: “Sock Heroes” (Strange Horizons, June 2003)
  54. M. Thomas: “The Great Conviction of Tia Inez” (Lone Star Stories #16, August 2006)
  55. Jeff VanderMeer: “In the Hours After Death” (City of Saints and Madmen Collection, 2002)
  56. Jeff VanderMeer: “Secret Life” (Secret Life Collection, 2004)
  57. Jeff VanderMeer: “The Secret Life of Dave Driscoll” (Lone Star Stories #14, April 2006)
  58. Martha Wells: “Holy Places” (Black Gate #1, Spring 2001)
  59. Martha Wells: “Reflections” (Black Gate #10, Spring 2007)
  60. Martha Wells: “The Potter’s Daughter” (Elemental Anthology, 2006)
  61. Martha Wells: “Thorns” (Realms of Fantasy, June 1995)
  62. Martha Wells: “Wolf Night” (Lone Star Stories #16, August 2006)
  63. Neil Williamson: “Shine, Alone After the Setting of the Sun” (Third Alternative #11, 1997)
  64. Chris Willrich: “The Sword of Loving Kindness” (Beneath Ceaseless Skies #1, October 2008)
  65. Tamar Yellin: “Kafka in Brontëland” (Leviathan #3, 2002)
  66. Tamar Yellin: “Waiting for Rain” (Fantastic Metropolis, May 2003)
  67. Zoran Zivkovic: “Virtual Library” (Leviathan #3, 2002)