Free Fiction Monday: My Real Cousin Ruby
For as long as she can remember, she has had two cousins named Ruby. Her so-called cousin, who lives in this world and whom she can’t stand, and the cousin she meets in her dreams—her Real Cousin Ruby.
Her siblings all dream about Real Cousin Ruby, too. But why?
In “My Real Cousin Ruby,” World Fantasy Award winner Kristine Kathryn Rusch challenges the border between reality and the land of dreams. And what crosses that border leaves serious consequences behind on both sides.
“My Real Cousin Ruby,” by World Fantasy Award winner Kristine Kathryn Rusch, is free on this website for one week only. The story’s also available as an ebook through various online retailers here, and can be found in ebook and paperback in Fiction River: Fantasy Adrift, which is available here.
My Real Cousin Ruby
Kristine Kathryn Rusch
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