Doomed zeppelins floating aimlessly among a sea of a chemicals. A hansom-driver turned captain. A prohibition on coffee. Geese trapped in a cycle of evolution and devolution. Read the story my friend Seth called “downbeat dieselpunk.”
“The Wisteria, In Its Turning” appears in issue 77 of The Cafe Irreal, alongside new irreal fiction by Nikolaj Volgushev, James Gallant, Jessica Klimesh, Richard Kostelanetz, Simon Collings, Liam Cooper, and Mari Ness. Read it for free online by following the link above.