To invent stories about a world other than this one has no meaning at all, unless an instinct of slander, belittling, and suspicion against life is strong in us: in that case, we avenge ourselves against life with a phantasmagoria of another, a better life.
(F. Nietzsche, Götzen-Dämmerung)

 [ Issue 2014.29: cover art © 2014 Robin E. Kaplan ] The Future Fire is open to submissions of beautiful and useful short stories of Social-political and Progressive Speculative Fiction; Feminist SF; Queer SF; Eco SF; Multicultural SF; Cyberpunk. An experiment in and celebration of new writing, we shall publish issues whenever we have enough stories to fill them, approximately four times a year.

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Current Issue: 2014.29 featuring fiction by Rebecca Buchanan, Dylan Fox, Jocelyn Koehler, Jack Hollis Marr and Melissa Moorer; artwork from Eric Asaris, Robin E. Kaplan, Erik Lasse, Cécile Matthey and Carmen Moran.

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