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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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February 14th, 2009

firstyesterday | tomorrowlast

After years of wanting and dreaming of her, I finally held her heart. Warm, sticky and drenched in blood, it was raw, just like my love.

When Aja runs my tongue up her chest it feels fantastic, but I’m distracted by the way trading bodies plays hell with personal pronouns.

#futureJer I swear I heard cannonfire last night. Either that or someone is celebrating the New Year six weeks late. Please let it be that

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At last, after years of dating, of searching, of terrible romance ads: true love. She smiled and stepped into the mirror, embracing herself.

She screamed when the goons I’d hired beat me and fainted when they chopped off my head; a historically accurate Valentine’s was a bad idea.

#futureJer I thought the world had forgotten about America. But KansaNet reports the U.N. are rolling in from Colorado due to border war!

Her finger traced a bloody heart. “Another lovely Valentine’s Day”, she sighed, leaving the bloody symbol next to her date’s twitching body.

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