The short fiction in Thaumatrope creates illusions, not of physical motion, but of mind.—John Ottinger, Tor.com

Thaumatrope is a twitter fiction magazine for Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror fiction under 140 characters - edited by @nelilly.

Thaumatrope is a twitter fiction magazine for
Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror fiction
under 140 characters—edited by @nelilly.

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Jan 3, 2010

He told me he didnt like my hair. He also didnt like my leather boots, my studs or my chains. Didn’t seem to like the taste of them either.

Mar 18, 2010

Sleeve across her face, she entered the smoky room and screamed at him, berating his cooking. Instead of a meal she found his charred corpse

Apr 16, 2010

That generation of children was brought up to be the greatest hope for us all. They were. We needed those organs.

Jun 4, 2010

The lifeguard dove to the rescue, powering toward the flailing arm. At contact the hand pulled him down to waiting jaws. The anglers evolve.

Aug 27, 2010

With burning eyes, a heart of ice and a soul nowhere inside, he stalked the darkened streets with a blade in hand and a killer’s pride.

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