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Flash Fiction: “The Pride of the American Moon Territories Mining Company”

(This was written for a contest last October.  It didn’t win — or even place — but I rather like it, and I hope you do too.)


Landbury knew if they didn’t reach harbor soon they would lose the Muenster from Mare Tranquilitatis, and it would cost him his captaincy.  They had to face the celestial typhoon.

“Storm’s a Scorpio,” Hillbrand said.  “She’ll sting ya, you’re not careful.”

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