Issue 78: A Black Tie Affair

cover by The Druid

Quarry, by shukyou (主教)

Red as Ruby and Fragrant as Plum Blossom, by green papaya *

A Fine Distraction, by Okō

Theories of Resonance, Laplace or Otherwise, by Ana Miruko (婀汝 美琉子)


Awaiting Sir’s Inspection, by Iron Eater

Custom Ornamentation, by Someone Else


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