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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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Apr 23, 2009

Immanentize the eschaton, I dare you, she said. I showed her eschaton on Twitter. We ascended, made redundant by bytes.

Apr 24, 2009

Chocolate means bitter water, I said, and dangled a newly-dipped mortal. Drown me, she gasped, her scaled neck arched over the Earth.

Apr 30, 2009

I hug bear, safe in the halo of the night-light. Beyond, the long, dark corridor, and the hated cries of monsters behind my parents’ door.

Jun 6, 2009

My incisors dent, but don’t pierce. I breathe anaesthetic over her skin. Saliva fills my mouth. Her pulse quickens; a curt nod. I plunge.

Jun 22, 2009

“Easy Girls On Rocket Moon,” blared the robot, amid the neon rudeness of Soho, “10 Euros.” I swiped my fone to download, & became a carrier.

Jul 1, 2009

Avatar death is absolute, Nick666 typed. U willing 2 risk? I paused. My Sheers Mage took a year to perfect, but... the prize! Yes, I tapped.

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