Diabolical Plots Fiction #5: "Not a Bird" by H.E. Roulo

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93 day Acceptance from Asimov's Science Fiction on July 6 (Congratulations JN!)
3 day Rejection, Form from Asimov's Science Fiction on July 6
2 day Rejection, Form from Asimov's Science Fiction on July 6
2 day Rejection, Form from Asimov's Science Fiction on July 6
2 day Rejection, Form from Asimov's Science Fiction on July 6
1 day Rejection, Form from Asimov's Science Fiction on July 6
2 day Rejection, Form from Asimov's Science Fiction on July 6
1 day Rejection, Personal from Asimov's Science Fiction on July 6
3 day Rejection, Form from Bartleby Snopes on July 6
97 day Rejection, Form from Boston Review on July 6
34 day Rejection, Form from Clockwork Phoenix: Tales of Beauty and Strangeness on July 6
24 day Acceptance from Daily Science Fiction on July 6 (Congratulations Matt Mikalatos!)
3 day Rejection, Form from Diabolical Plots on July 6
3 day Rejection, Form from Diabolical Plots on July 6
4 day Rejection, Form from Diabolical Plots on July 6
4 day Rejection, Form from Diabolical Plots on July 6
4 day Rejection, Form from Diabolical Plots on July 6
16 day Rejection, Form from Electric Spec on July 6
3 day Acceptance from Evil Girlfriend Media: EGM Shorts on July 6 (Congratulations Deborah Walker!)
4 day Rejection, Form from Fantastic Stories of the Imagination on July 6
3 day Rejection, Form from Fantastic Stories of the Imagination on July 6
2 day Rejection, Form from Fantastic Stories of the Imagination on July 6
8 day Rejection, Form from Fantastic Stories of the Imagination on July 6
5 day Rejection, Form from Fantastic Stories of the Imagination on July 6
1 day Rejection, Form from Fantasy & Science Fiction (F&SF) on July 6
1 day Rejection, Form from Fantasy & Science Fiction (F&SF) on July 6
1 day Rejection, Form from Fantasy & Science Fiction (F&SF) on July 6
0 day Rejection, Personal from Fantasy & Science Fiction (F&SF) on July 6
3 day Rejection, Form from Flash Fiction Online on July 6
99 day Rejection, Form from Ghost in the Cogs on July 6
11 day Rejection, Form from Grimdark Magazine on July 6
67 day Acceptance from Interzone on July 6 (Congratulations Julie C. Day!)
7 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on July 6
7 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on July 6
7 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on July 6
7 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on July 6
6 day Acceptance from Nailpolish Stories on July 6 (Congratulations S Kay!)
10 day Rejection, Personal from Shimmer on July 6
10 day Rejection, Form from Strange Horizons on July 6
9 day Rejection, Form from Strange Horizons on July 6

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