Fantasy MagazineFantasy Magazine – From Modern Mythcraft to Magical Surrealism
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Fantasy Magazine is an online magazine focusing exclusively on fantasy fiction. Here you can expect to see all types of fantasy—high fantasy, contemporary urban tales, surrealism, magical realism, science fantasy, folktales…and anything and everything in between. Fantasy is entertainment for the intelligent genre reader—we publish stories of the fantastic that make us think, and tell us what it is to be human. Be sure to also check out our sister-publication's podcast, Lightspeed Magazine!
||CleanBlack,Their Regalia||Outside, the quarantine train was unblemished white. Where its tracks skirted populated regions, barbed wire and warning signs—DANGER! ¡PELIGRO! INFECTIOUS MATERIALS! ¡SUSTANCIAS INFECCIOSAS!—discouraged trespassers from marking the cars with spray||18 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Things My Mother Left Me||Tausi sat listening to her aunts, who crowded in a circle at the far end of the room. Their dresses were a kaleidoscope of greens, reds, blues, and yellows, each worked with repeating patterns that shifted with the eye.||4 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Padishah Begum’s Reflections||Hidden by the feathers of the Peacock Throne, Jahanara watched the Frenchmen’s heads appear at the top of the steps. Diwan-i-Khas, the hall of so-called private audience, would loom before them now. Morning light caught on its outer pillars and scallop.||23 12 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Lily and the Horn||War is a dinner party. My ladies and I have spent the dregs of summer making ready. We have hung garlands of pennyroyal and snowberries in the snug, familiar halls of Laburnum Castle, strained cheese as pure as ice for weeks in the caves and the kitche...||9 12 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Glass Bottle Trick||The air was full of storms, but they refused to break. In the wicker rocking chair on the front verandah, Beatrice flexed her bare feet against the wooden slat floor, rocking slowly back and forth.||23 10 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMiss Carstairs and the Merman||The night Miss Carstairs first saw the merman, there was a great storm along the Massachusetts coast. Down in the harbor town, old men sat in taverns drinking hot rum and cocking their ears at the wind whining and whistling in the chimneys.||9 10 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTorn Away||The license was invalid by a couple of months, and the photo on it looked somewhat like him but it was faded and not reliable. I told him so. “Oh,” he said. “I should have noticed it was out of date.”||11 12 2011||Free||View in iTunes|