Stephen Measure

Strange Stories


I've always been weird.


A character inside a writer's mind, Natasha has been waiting patiently to be put into a story, but when she is infected by the writer's growing dementia, she can't wait any longer and has to take matters into her own hands. With the help of Alter-Simon, a discarded draft of one of the writer's characters, she must find her way into a story before the writer's dementia makes her vanish forever.

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Johnny-boy is excited to have his mother finally teach him his colors until he learns he must choose between telling her the truth he sees or the untruth she wants to hear.

topics: same-sex sexuality | gender identity

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Included in the short story collection "The Wrong Sort of Stories"


As the Statue of Liberty's order passes from judge to judge, it begins to resemble less and less what she originally intended.

topic: same-sex sexuality

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A mutated kitten, magical dust, and a machete: What better way to explain how same-sex marriage has beaten common sense in the courtroom.

topic: same-sex sexuality

Included in the short story collection "The Wrong Sort of Stories"


A man's memories must deal with his brother's rejection of reality.

topic: gender identity

Included in the short story collection "The Wrong Sort of Stories"


Finished January 2014. Will be released when needed.

topic: dehumanization

Part of "The Ridge of Earth Collection"


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