Unicorn transformation stories
In latethe North Korean regime made a rather bizarre announcement, even by the standards of the North Korean regime. What might have tipped the scientists off was, no joke, the words "Unicorn Lair" written right in front of the damn thing.
Nov 04, AM. Continuum 1 for the click. Oct 09, PM. Nov 03, PM. This sounds familiar to me, but like everyone else I have only vague recollections.
Nov 04, PM. Team work works! He can't understand why the new nub of horn on his forehead doesn't register as anything odd on his biomitter, or why nobody seems surprised by his other gradual changes. Maybe this will help jog someone elses memory.
He finally forces her to look at him and she freaks out. I thought he changed into a deer, but that may simply be my bad memory. As a general rule we do not censor any content on the site.
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Search for a book to add a reference. She's totally in denial about what's happening to him. Of course I don't remember the story name, author or where I read it. In addition, if it were in an anthology, the original publication date could have been as far back as the s. Let's shelve Unicorns!
At some point the man meets a young woman who's having the same experience. If I read it, it would likely have been sometime in the 90's, do you have any idea of a publication date? Only flag comments that clearly need our attention. Not that many people can read, or that anyone uses the library.
Welcome back. I'm pretty sure I read it in the last years, but since I frequent second-hand bookstores that's no guarantee of publication date. Anyway, hoping this is familiar to somebody else. Add a reference: Book Author. What's the Name of That Book???
He continues to check the watch thing and it continues to say YOU ARE OK, though he's pretty dubious that he really is OK -- although in another sense he's never felt better in his life. I think you've got it. I remember reading this anthology Unicorns!
I don't remember the other stories in the collection or the title of the book. Just a moment while we you in to your Goodre. Unfortunately not. Probably a story from the Otherwere: Stories of Transformation collection? It was Unicorns!
Oct 19, PM. David wrote: "I read this in a collection of short stories back in the mid 80's. Photos Videos.
Invite People Members Polls. The proverbial "men in white coats" show up for him but by this time he is mostly transformed and has a lovely long horn and sharp hooves, so he smashes up the house with his horn and escapes.
Comments Showing of 26 26 new post a comment ». Argh, this is starting to really bug me I thought this would be an easy one lol.
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Does anyone happen to have a copy they can look at? Oct 05, AM. I think this was a short story, possible a novella. Nov 09, PM. Oct 19, AM. I read this in a collection of short stories back in the mid 80's.
Nov 05, PM. The actual story starts at about 34 minutes in. I thought it was Thurber's "The Unicorn in the Garden" but that's not it. Through the story the bump gets larger and he starts to feel strange -- doesn't want to go to work, feels the urge to wander outside, etc. Hope you find the answer. We will not remove any content for bad language alone, or being critical of a particular book. I think I read this Unicorn transformation stories an anthology called Continuum, edited by Roger Elwood; there were 4 books in the series. If you're posting about a different book, you'll want to post it as a new topic.
They are available on Amazon. One of the reviews says "This is the first of a 4 book anthology series, where the series concept is to have a set of four stories from each author, one per volume, which can each be read as individual stand-alone stories, but which together make up a story arc.
We take abuse seriously in our discussion boards. Oct 05, PM. I've read it, but it's been years ago.
On instinct I would say not written earlier than the 80's as I have rarely read anything before that other than pure SF. I could be entirely wrong however. The man who is the main character notices a bump on his forehead one morning. The only content we will consider removing is spam, slanderous attacks on other members, or extremely offensive content eg.
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