PLUS there are 5 fabulous colour illustrations included this year in honour of the top voted stories, including mine. I’m blown away by the artwork by Mila May! See it on the left, on the cover art! and see teasers of the illustrations below.
A 300-word story should be easy, right? Many of our entrants say it’s the hardest thing they’ve ever written.
Queer Sci Fi’s Annual Flash Fiction Contest challenges authors to write a complete LGBTQ speculative fiction micro-story on a specific theme. “Flight” leaves much for the authors to interpret—winged creatures, flight and space vehicles, or fleeing from dire circumstances.
Some astonishing stories were submitted—from horrific, bloodcurdling pieces to sweet, contemplative ones—and all LGBTQ speculative fiction. The stories in this anthology include AI’s and angels, winged lions and wayward aliens. Smart, snappy slice of life pieces written for entertainment or for social commentary. Join us for brief and often surprising trips into 110 speculative fiction authors’ minds.
The book us available in eBook form ($4.99), and will soon be available in paperback with b/w illustrations inside ($12.99) and in a special collector’s edition with color illustrations ($24.99).
Excerpt from MAKE ME FLY
(2nd teaser pic from the left! *g*)
“Oh yeah! Make it good!”
I perched on the window sill of my high rise apartment, feet planted on my thick carpet, arms braced against the frame, and buttocks straining back against the blind until the slats cut into my naked arse. Between my legs, the strong fingers ran up and down my shaft with the perfect balance of sexual hunger and obedience.
I was close to shooting for the third time tonight.
“That’s it.” I groaned. “Make me scream!” ….
READ MORE IN THE BOOK! 🙂