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  • For Krim the Bell Tolls: Chapter 39

    The toilets were on the back side of the building. It was normally dark at night, but Temeliel had a small lantern hanging from his cart. Another hung in the small doorway, about waist high, that opened into the building’s cesspit. Temeliel’s job was to use a long-handled shovel to scoop the waste out then pile it into a two-wheeled wooden cart. An angel named Elyon supervised from a few feet away.

COMPLETED NOVELLAS in reading order

Book 1: Krim Times
Book 2: Lost King of Krim
Book 3: Krim Deeds
Book 4: Krim Kross
Book 5 Time of the Meatheads
Book 6: Gift of the Meatheads
Book 7: The Tapestry
Book 8: The Assassin’s Assassin
Book 9: The Pocoto Investment
Book 10: Krimspiracy


Krim Times hits Amazon category bestseller list

With a new cover and a Labor Day promotion, Krim Times hit Amazon’s Best Sellers in Two-Hour Science Fiction & Fantasy Short Reads today, reaching spot 29 on the top free books list.

Final installment posted in Time of the Meatheads

All 13 installments of the Time of the Meatheads novella are now up. The full text will remain free until it goes through final editing and is posted on Amazon. This is also an opportunity for early readers to comment on the text and suggest improvements and corrections before it goes live. You can even …

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Maria Korolov is a science fiction writer who covers cybersecurity, AI and extended reality as an award-winning tech journalist at her day job. Check out her author page on Amazon or follow her on TwitterFacebook, or LinkedIn. She is also the publisher of MetaStellar, a new online magazine of speculative fiction.