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Lesley Morrison lives and works in New York City, dreaming of an eventual escape to somewhere with palm trees. She writes speculative fiction and has a tendency to be a bit obsessive about certain authors, television series, movies, or games. A short story is set for imminent publication in From the Yonder Volume II, an anthology from War Monkey Publications. Her short stories have also appeared in Canadian magazines TransVersions and On Spec, and in The New School's DIAL Magazine in NYC.


The Hotel

Issue No. 287 ~ April, 2021

  Last night the hotel was like a living organism, the hallways warm and dimly lit in embryonic crimson. We wandered together down corridors lined with low couches on which strangers reclined, conversing in murmurs. Earlier, from across a crowded room, I saw you talking …