Recent Fiction

Her Sacred Spirit Soars

by S. Qiouyi Lu

18 July 2016

You bear our weight on your leg; when you tire, I bear our weight on mine. We work our two eyes together.

Podcast: Her Sacred Spirit Soars

by S. Qiouyi Lu, read by Anaea Lay

18 July 2016

In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents S. Qiouyi Lu's "Her Sacred Spirit Soars."

Water, Birch, and Blood

by Sara Norja

11 July 2016

Kristian is fidgeting and asks the dreaded and inevitable question for the umpteenth time. "Mummy, Ma, are we there yet?" "Almost there, sweetpea," says Maarit, sharing a grimace with me. I’m concentrating on remembering precisely which wooded path it is that leads to my family’s summer cabin. Sometimes it feels like the forest changes . . . .

Podcast: Water, Birch, and Blood

by Sara Norja, read by Anaea Lay

11 July 2016

In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Sara Norja's "Water, Birch, and Blood."

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