Confirmed that "She Waits" will be published in Fireside Magazine's upcoming flash fiction issue. I was very excited about this until I went and looked at the authors who are published in Fireside, and then I became excited and running around hyperventilating with a massive case of impostor syndrome. But still!
Jacque clapped his hands and squealed at the airplane that bounced up out of the artificial surf. - “Cee, it’s darling! Did you really give it a puppy brain for an AI? Oh, look, it’s splashing me!” Criminal Procedure sighed. Jacque was less tiresome than many of the beautiful idiots he’d kept as arm candy, but ...
Electric Eye I hadn't seen Moriyama Yoshimi (also Fujiwara Yowkow)'s amazing illustration for "Electric Eye" in color before, but whoa. He very generously granted permission for me to use the art here and as an icon. Please check out his other work at his website.
This short story by Sean Demory was (quite rightly) recommended last year for a Bram Stoker award and it's one of the creepiest damn things you'll read. If you have a better use for a dollar today I would be mighty surprised.