Live from the Continuing Explosion: a science fiction short story

Stormcrow Books

A terrorist sets off a bomb in New York's Grand Central Station. But it is immediately obvious this is no ordinary explosion. Everybody nearby is caught within a bubble of space-time inside which time grinds almost to a halt. The world watches in horror as the explosion unfolds in close-up slow-motion.Kirsten Campbell, a young girl, escapes the blast but her twin brother is caught inside it. She can do nothing but watch him there, frozen, as she ages. Meanwhile the explosion, and then Kirsten herself, become the focus for cataclysmic change the world over...

A near-future SF short story.
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About the author

Simon is a fantasy and sci/fi writer, the author of over 100 published short stories, quite a lot of poetry and the novels The GenehunterEngn and the Cloven Land fantasy trilogy.

His short stories have appeared in Analog, Nature, Daily Science Fiction, Abyss and Apex and many more.

He lives in the UK and is a member of the British Fantasy Society.

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Publisher
Stormcrow Books
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Published on
Nov 14, 2013
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Pages
26
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Science Fiction / Apocalyptic & Post-Apocalyptic
Fiction / Science Fiction / General
Fiction / Science Fiction / Hard Science Fiction
Fiction / Short Stories (single author)
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