From the Ancient Greek: θαύμα- “miracle/wonder” & -τρόπος “pattern/theme” or—originally—“turn/direction”

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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Nov 13, 2009

Dee scoffed at Di’s plan: “We’ll only get stared at more.” But Dee was wrong. Everyone smiles at pretty twins; the disfigured are invisible.

Jun 7, 2010

“Mind-wiped terrorist recruits walk among us. Report amnesiacs to the FBI!” He reads the editorial and nods as though all this is familiar.

Jul 3, 2010

Mama said, “Queens don’t need to walk.” So I let her cut, and the slipper fit fine. Then, looking sheepish, the prince produced a glass bra.

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