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Now free [Jan. 17th, 2012|08:43 am]
Marissa Lingen
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I have a new story up for free with Lightspeed, On the Acquisition of Phoenix Eggs (Variant). Go, read, enjoy. They also did an Author Spotlight.

(I have chosen my icon to match the author photo they used.)
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[User Picture]From: jenett
2012-01-17 03:21 pm (UTC)
I enjoy, I enjoy immensely!
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[User Picture]From: carbonel
2012-01-17 04:10 pm (UTC)
I liked the worldbuilding and personalities in this quite a bit. Makes me wonder about nonvariant phoenix eggs, though.
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[User Picture]From: biguglymandoll
2012-01-17 04:22 pm (UTC)
Went, read, loved it! Nice job on a great story!
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[User Picture]From: rysmiel
2012-01-17 06:32 pm (UTC)
oh, very fun indeed. Thank you.
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[User Picture]From: pameladean
2012-01-17 07:03 pm (UTC)
That was delightful and with just a bit of a sting, too. I really like your first-person narrators. So many great turns of phrase.

I am still pondering "tragic crossroads accident," which sounds like either a stake through the heart or at the best Oedipus and Laius.

P.
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[User Picture]From: mrissa
2012-01-17 08:08 pm (UTC)
I think when your best option is Oedipus and Laius, that's not maybe a great sign.
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[User Picture]From: glinda_w
2012-01-17 11:32 pm (UTC)
Oh, my. Want more. :)
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[User Picture]From: dancing_crow
2012-01-18 12:45 am (UTC)
"For a Pickering, it is a long, multi-course meal to swallow one’s pride."

favorite sentence EVAR.
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[User Picture]From: mkille
2012-01-19 06:02 am (UTC)
I like this story much, and it is very different from the other story I liked very much.
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[User Picture]From: ashnistrike
2012-01-19 04:02 pm (UTC)
You really do lovely fantasies of manners. They consistently do the things that I want out of steampunk, but rarely get.

-Nameseeker
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[User Picture]From: mrissa
2012-01-19 04:52 pm (UTC)
What a lovely compliment, thank you!
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[User Picture]From: ruthi
2012-01-22 12:29 pm (UTC)
I read and enjoyed. Thank you.
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