December was only our third month offering original online fiction, and once again I was very pleasantly surprised by the enthusiastic response from you, our readers. Our Black Gate Online Fiction line has quickly become one of the most popular sections of the blog.
The Top Twelve stories in December were:
- “The Trade,” by Mark Rigney
- “The Whoremaster of Pald,” by Harry Connolly
- “An Excerpt from The Bones of the Old Ones, by Howard Andrew Jones
- “The Poison Well,” by Judith Berman
- “The Renunciation of the Crimes of Gharad the Undying,” by Alex Kreis
- “The Moonstones of Sor Lunaru,” by Joe Bonadonna
- “A Phoenix in Darkness,” by Donald S. Crankshaw
- “Godmother Llizard,” by C.S.E. Cooney
- “Awakening,” by Judith Berman
- “The Duelist,” by Jason Thummel
- “An Excerpt from Seven Kings, by John R. Fultz
- “The Tea-Maker’s Task,” by Aaron Bradford Starr
Art for “The Whoremaster of Pald” by Chris Pepper.
We’ve got plenty more fiction in the coming months, so stay tuned!