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'Tis Nyte! by Elizabeth Watasin

Gothic Steampunk, Noir Sci-Fi, Diesel Fantasy. Bringing You Uncanny Heroines in Adventuress Tales.

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The Flowering of the Strange Orchid by HG Wells

— feeling skull

(originally published in Pearson's Magazine, April 1905)


Short and excellent; that was a fun read!


It had been suggested to me ages ago when I was writing Poison Garden: An Elle Black Penny Dread Vol 2 (to be released next year, due to *long sob story* :( ). Yaaaay 19th c creepy/horror garden stories. iN England. :D


Link to story: https://personal.uwaterloo.ca/jerry/orchids/wells.html


~flies away