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New Flames for an Old Love single work   short story  
Issue Details: First known date: 1994... 1994 New Flames for an Old Love
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  • The first story in which Sean Williams used the 'd-mat' technology that would become central to the Twinmaker universe:

    The world of “New Flames” doesn’t quite map onto either Twinmaker’s or The Resurrected Man’s. Marcus deBarrow is never referred to again, and “D-mat” quickly becomes “d-mat”. If you’ve read Crashland and you read this story you’ll see that I changed a lot of the details–including the phrase “loose gluons”, although I’m not sure if “unstable matter” makes any more sense.


    Author's website ( (Sighted: 18/04/2017)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Doorway to Eternity Sean Williams , Westmead : MirrorDanse Books , 1994 Z44202 1994 selected work novella science fiction Westmead : MirrorDanse Books , 1994 pg. 11-29

    Published on author's website.

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Leading Edge no. 31 August 1995 11042646 1995 periodical issue 1995 pg. 6-24
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon A View Before Dying Sean Williams , Nedlands : Ticonderoga Publications , 1998 Z203879 1998 selected work short story science fiction Nedlands : Ticonderoga Publications , 1998 pg. 11-26
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