A Genealogy of Speculative Fiction
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As speculative fiction writers, we stand on the shoulders of giants. Whatever genre we write, there is an illustrious lineage of other writers who are mothers, fathers, aunts and uncles of the genre. The lineage is often reflected in the … Continue reading

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Nine White Horses, Part IV

Part the Last of the story of Charlemagne’s horse, Charlemagne’s page, and nine white horses. Part I Part II Part III Tencendur carried him straight to the villa and into the courtyard, and there removed him with a deft duck, … Continue reading

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Nine White Horses, Part III

Part III of IV: the story of Charlemagne’s horse, and loyalty and duty, and very old, very strong magic. Part I Part II He might be a good baker and he might not, but no one complained. Otherwise it was … Continue reading

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Nine White Horses, Part II

Part II of IV: a brand-new, never before published story. A tale of Charlemagne’s horse, and a little bit more. Part I is here. “Are you blind, then?” The horse’s track was stronger now, the road as deserted as ever. … Continue reading

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