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The queen of hearts twisted around on herself and escaped her paper prison. She didn’t get far, though, with two torsos and no legs. 

Sean had loved solitaire, but the game changed when the cards gained sentience. When he played on his computer, but the AI was just as bad.

Fred’s poker chips scattered away, falling into other piles, when his cards started jumping out of his sleeves and singing "Cheater!"

About Jamie

Jamie Lackey lives in Pittsburgh with her husband and their cats. She has over 160 short fiction credits, and has appeared in Daily Science Fiction, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and Escape Pod. She has a novella and two short story collections available from Air and Nothingness Press. In addition to writing, she spends her time reading, playing tabletop RPGs, baking, and hiking. You can find her online at

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