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by Vanessa MacLaren-Wray

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Parrish Blue

A brand-new short story

How should you deal with an off-worlder who thinks your exclusive restaurant is some kind of art museum?

Sallie never expected to discover a world she’d forgotten how to imagine.


All That Was Asked

What would you say if someone said, “Will you take this alien creature home and be responsible for it.”?

Ansegwe says, “Yes.”


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