“The Demons of Darkside” by Leigh Brackett

by kattomic

“The Demons of Darkside” by Leigh Brackett


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Leigh Brackett was a screenwriter as well as a science fiction novelist/short story writer, and her work ranged from The Big Sleep to Empire Strikes Back. “The Demons of Darkside” originally appeared in Startling Stories in January 1941 and was also printed in her short fiction collection Mercury’s Light. It’s a vintage space opera tale of close encounters. You can read it here.

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