Dance Like An Egyptian

The Fire Moon by Isabel Pelech "They're still out there, all of them, in the heat and the cold and no water anywhere, with no rites for their poor bones..." Teshar's uncle carries her and five other children into the desert as an offering to a dark sorcerer. Teshar escapes, leaving the other children to die. … Continue reading Dance Like An Egyptian


Blue Balls and Brown Slugs

Divine Impulse by Kelleen Silveira "Everything was the same as usual, except for the small glowing orb hovering several inches above her head and the rotund slug-like creature curled around her neck." Finally, a response to Par Lagerkvist's bleak view of relationships between ladies and their gods. Female Arthur Dent stumbles into a minor god getting his ass … Continue reading Blue Balls and Brown Slugs