Stories

‘One Child Policy’
by Tom Bradley

…I have ventur’d, Like little wanton boys that swim on bladders, This many summers in a sea of glory, But far beyond my depth… –Henry VIII, III, ii, 352 Sam wobbled and dawdled behind Polly, the woman who had married him in good faith. He was looking for somebody selling one of the less objectionable [...]

‘Subject 23′
by Dave Migman

Subject 23/acd0 escaped from the Genome factory on the twelfth of December. He (for it was a male) found its way into the busy shopping precinct of Buchanan Street. There terrified shoppers screamed in holy terror at what confronted them. 23 was a fully grown British Landrace. A hog. However, having resided in the Genome [...]