Recent Fiction

City of Salt

by Arkady Martine

16 March 2015

The city of salt is a trap. In the daylight, it reflects the desert sky so brightly it blinds travelers. At night it is worse: at night it reflects travelers back upon themselves.

Podcast: City of Salt

by Arkady Martine, read by Anaea Lay

16 March 2015

In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Arkady Martine's "City of Salt."

The Salt Mosquito’s Bite and The Goddess’ Sting

by J Mehentee

9 March 2015

Dawa stood, iciness gripping his insides. If he had heard the older novices correctly, then only a day remained before he’d suffer a horrible death.

Podcast: The Salt Mosquito’s Bite and The Goddess’ Sting

by J Mehentee, read by Anaea Lay

9 March 2015

In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents J Mehentee's "The Salt Mosquito’s Bite and The Goddess’ Sting."

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