Emma Munro

Emma Munro lives in the Blue Mountains of Australia. Her fiction has appeared, or is forthcoming from, Borderlands, Alien Skin, Aurealis Xpress, Every Day Fiction, Skin to Skin, Pure Slush, and Cosmos Magazine.

Stories by Emma Munro

Pandora

Illustrated by Kim Peterson

“Did you see Pandora on TV? Her twenty-eighth sighting so far. She saved the day again. She’s totally Pandorable.” Hope giggled. Gus activated Etiquette 3, the compliant smile and conciliatory nod. “All those unfortunates traumatised from earthquakes, famines, mudslides! So much wretchedness gone in a flash, thanks to Pandora.” He switched to Behavior 45, wholehearted agreement, yet found …