This is the ninth issue of OG's Speculative Fiction, featuring some of today's best creative fiction and poetry. In Steven Mathes "Twisted Computing" a simple leap in technology tears a family apart. David Tallerman's "The Other Ten Thousand" demonstrates the best way to defeat a dragon. In Lawrence Dagstine's "Black Swan" feel the terror of being on the edge of space and falling off. Also included is poetry by Elizabeth Barrette.