Some stories are tied for a nomination slot.
Please select the Story you find most deserving of nomination.
Poll ends Saturday, March 8th, at 11:59 PM, PST272
) Power Armor: A Love Story by David Barr Kirtley
It was quite a party. The women wore gowns. The men wore tuxedos. Anthony Blair wore power armor. …295
) Twenty Ways the Desert Could Kill You by Sarah Pinkster
1. A poisonous snake could bite you, and you could die.
2. You could prick your finger on a previously undiscovered poisonous cactus.
3. The cactus isn’t poisonous, and neither is the snake, but the snake’s venom is a powerful anti-coagulant. You could bleed to death from the place you were bitten and/or pricked. …305
) Testimony Before an Emergency Session of The Naval Cephalopod Command by Seth Dickinson
The squid is a solipsistic psychopathic God with a lust for submarine hull and a mandate from Ronald Reagan branded on its hunting tentacles. It sweeps east from Iceland in the cold under thethermocline, alone in the dark, solitary lord of a solitary place. …