We’re still reeling from all the fun we had with the Best of 2013 poll, and the food poisoning. That’s what you get for eating week-old dragon sushi to celebrate the winner. Fortunately, it’s already time for another winner, and we’re much clearer on what not to do this time. Behold, the winner of the Editor’s Choice award for the February 2014 issue is…
Men Are Not Dragons, by Stephen V. Ramey
The thing that we love about this story is that it stuffs a lifetime of relationship into a very tight wordcount. We get to see enemies become equals, then friends. The emotions feel real even though the setting, and dragons in general, have never existed.
Congratulations to Stephen, and thanks to all our authors. If you haven’t already, head over to the Reader’s Choice Poll where you can vote for your favorite February story. And don’t forget that the February issue is available as an ebook on both Amazon Kindle and Smashwords.