The Blue Room Said the Wishmaker

The Blue Room Said the Wishmaker

Originally published in Grantville Gazette Volume 85, September 2019 Run, whispered the monkey part of Andrew’s brain. Scramble back the way you came. His head only reached up to the djinn’s nipples, although the creature sat in a mockery of the Buddha...
Easy As Pie

Easy As Pie

Author’s Introduction Easy as Pie is a short story based on Harper’s Landing, a fictional town in rural Missouri where my first novel, Death Lives in the Water, takes place. The story precedes the incidents of the first novel. I am a newly published...
The Ghost He Knew Best

The Ghost He Knew Best

About the Author Since her initial short story sale in 1991, Marella Sands has published many other works of fiction and non-fiction. Her historical novels, Sky Knife and Serpent and Storm, were set in 5th century Central America. Sky Knife has also appeared in a...
Vicious Practices

Vicious Practices

Author’s Introduction 1632 began as a stand-alone novel of alternate history, Eric Flint’s imagining the impact of a West Virginia mining town transported to 17th-century Europe. Then, butterflys mostly guised as Baen Barflies flapped their wings. Result, we now...
Angels Watching Over Me

Angels Watching Over Me

Author’s Introduction The 1632 universe is fascinating to many of us because it allows for sociological interplay of 17th century and 20th century culture and value systems. My stories involve religion, but more rarely theology except as it impacts ordinary...