Emily C. Skaftun

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November 12

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Hi there.

I guess it's pretty obvious that I'm not much of a blogger. I accept that.

So welcome to my author page. I am still that, more or less. I utterly failed to promote a publication I had this spring, "No Alphabet Can Spell It," which you can still find over at Buzzy Mag. I really like this story. It's a bit wacky.

I've also got a story coming out in this month's Ghost in the Cogs anthology,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 10, 2015 17:35
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This was batshit crazy from beginning--with Arctic terns and Chicago surrendered to the bees--to the end, which I won't spoil. The central idea seems to be about being gripped with an idea, powerless to it, and how much that can take from both the id ...more
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Aside from being poorly edited (the ebook version I read had many errors in spelling, etc.), this was enjoyable. I had the problem that I always have with sequels in that I can never remember the important details from the previous book's conclusion- ...more
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