Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, ghosts and ghouls, welcome to the Benthic Times. This modest literary endeavour is a veritable electronic simulacra of the once famed and even notorious Penny Dreadfuls. Weekly tales of thrills, spills and adventures will abound, all set in a plethora of retrofuturama. For in the Benthic Times, the future is history.

Our most recent adventure is our novel length * story of Sir John and Marie’s adventures in Paris.

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* It will be the length of a novel, not a completely new length