Aphelion Issue 247, Volume 24
February 2020
 
Editorial    
Long Fiction and Serials
Short Stories
Flash Fiction
Poetry
Features
Series
Archives
Submission Guidelines
Contact Us
Forum
Flash Writing Challenge
Forum
Dan's Promo Page
   

A Book

by Christopher T. Dabrowski

Translated from Polish by Magda Woźniak


A book screamed to read it. A cover bound in high-quality leather.

I bought it, came back home. I opened.

The title page looked at me with promising whiteness.

I shuffled through and got my teeth into a content and the content got his milk-teeth into me.

The book had just three years. It had also beautiful bookmark with horsehair.

Intestine contents, stomach contents… To the lack of contents I couldn’t complain.

The title is “Alice”, only and until, good enough for me. It is written by a authors’ duet, she and he.

They both have the same surname. I think they are famous because they have recently been in TV.

They did a kind of “show”, something about lost daughter. This is probably a promotion of another book!


2019 Christopher T. Dabrowski

Christopher T. Dabrowski has published in the USA and Spain: Anomaly (2019 - Royal Hawaiian Press), Escape (2019 - Royal Hawaiian Press); in Poland: Deathbirth (2008 - Armoryka publishing house), Anima vilis (2010 - Initium publishing house), Grobbing (2012 - Novae Res publishing house), Deathbirth and other stories (2012 & 2017 - Agharta & Armoryka publishing house), Z życia Dr Abble (2013 - Agharta publishing house), Orgazmokalipsa (2016 - Alternatywne publishing house), Anomalia (Forma publishing house), Ucieczka (2017 - Dom Horroru publishing house); he has been included in anthologies in USA, Poland, Russia, and Germany, and has had stories published in PLAYBOY magazine (Slovak edition), USA, England, Czech Republic, Russia, Brasil, Spain, Argentina, Germany, Italy, Hungary, Mexico

Find more by Christopher T. Dabrowski in the Author Index.

Comment on this story in the Aphelion Forum

Return to Aphelion's Index page.