The ‘S’ behind my ear stands for Synthetic. A girl designed, not birthed. Nia is a manufactured slave, built only to serve. 

So what happens when she starts asking questions she was never meant to ask?

This story is part of Spineless Wonders’ new digital platform, Slinkies, a series aimed at publishing and promoting selected Australian writers under 30.

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    Language: English / Published: 08 June 2017


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    Spineless Wonders

    Spineless Wonders is devoted to short, quality fiction produced by Australian writers. We’re interested in brief fiction in all its forms – short story, novella, sudden fiction and prose poems. We publish all kinds of stories – contemporary realist, black comedy, steam punk, historical, literary, romance, psychological, mystery, crime, futurist, speculative and genres yet to be labelled.

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