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Fiction

“Astronauts” in Steel Toe Review

Christopher’s story “Astronauts” appears in Steel Toe Review’s Issue #19 released May 14, 2014. The story is available to read online in full.

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Fiction

“Richard’s Lincoln” in Word Riot

CXShade-Profile-dots-150x150Christopher’s story “Richard’s Lincoln” appears in Word Riot’s January 2014 issue.

The story was available to read online in full, but as of February 2018, it seems that Word Riot’s website is down.

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Fiction

“The Interview” in Revolution House Magazine

375651_503137713046379_291553337_aChristopher’s story “The Interview” appears in Revolution House Magazine, the December 2013 issue, volume 3.2. The magazine issue is available to read online in full.

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Fiction

Story: An Arabian Ornament

This story originally appeared in Poydras Review Issue 1, released Spring 2012. Read it here…

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Fiction

“In Very Little Time On The Nile” in Cleaver Magazine

Cleaver Mag Issue 2Christopher’s story “In Very Little Time On The Nile” appears in Cleaver Magazine Issue #2, June 2013.

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Fiction

“An Arabian Ornament” in Poydras Review

PoydrasReviewLogoChristopher’s story “An Arabian Ornament” appears in Poydras Review Issue 1, released Spring 2012. It is available online at “Story: An Arabian Ornament”.

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Fiction

“Cedar Hill” in Arcadia Magazine

Arcadia Magazine Issue 4Christopher’s story “Cedar Hill” appears in Arcadia Magazine Issue 4 released May 1, 2012. It is not available online at this time.

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Essays & Criticism

“Weather Permitting” in PressBoardPress

PressBoardPress logoChristopher’s experimental-form nonfiction story “Weather Permitting” in PressBoardPress. The story is in a diagrammatic form that follows the Fibonnaci series of numbers: 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, etc., where each number is the sum of the previous two. The form of this story applies the Fibonnaci series to the paragraphs: each paragraph is numbered, and each paragraph’s number is its word count.

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Fiction

Earlier Stories

Earlier stories by Christopher X. Shade:

12th Street Journal, 2008: “The Finch”;

12th Street Journal, 2008: “The Choir Girl”;

SoMa Literary Review, 2005: “The Four Seasons of San Francisco”;

Riverwalk Journal, 2005: “The Accident”;

The Square Table Journal, 2005: “The Hat Cleaner”;

and other stories in small press publications.

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12th Street Journal, Issue 1, Spring 2008.