Recent Fiction

The Animal Women (Part 2)

by Alix E. Harrow

19 January 2015

“Tell me a story,” Candis asked the women, and hoped they heard: Tell me who you are, tell me where you come from. Ursa laid her wide palm flat on the porch. “Our stories are dangerous, and they belong to us.”

Podcast: The Animal Women (Part 2)

by Alix E. Harrow, read by Anaea Lay

19 January 2015

In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Alix E. Harrow's "The Animal Women (Part 2)."

The Animal Women (Part 1)

by Alix E. Harrow

12 January 2015

She found the animal women in March of 1968 on the day the Little Sandy thawed, which was the same day Mrs. Whittson made her read in front of the entire sixth grade class. The words on the page piled up like dogs fighting in her throat. Candis rolled them in her mouth, syllable by syllable: And if you wrong us, shall we not re-venge? But nothing came out, and Mrs. Whittson laughed with everyone else.

Podcast: The Animal Women (Part 1)

by Alix E. Harrow, read by Anaea Lay

12 January 2015

In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Alix E. Harrow's "The Animal Women (Part 1)."

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