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After The Magic

    This story, which appeared in Wild Violet originally, falls on the cusp of traditional fantasy and magic realism.   AFTER THE MAGIC Kent McDaniel            Two statues of golden stone stood on the courthouse lawn, a man and woman holding hands, smiling at each other. They were on no base but their own […]

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“Up On The Roof”

         Here and there Watchdogs roll on their caterpillar tracks, looking like miniature tanks, except for the steel jaws. At the edge of the grounds a wall of azure light shimmers, and on an acre of lawn, several fruit trees stand at various points. Jackson Kane stands by a ladder under the apple tree. Atop the […]

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