Speculative fiction is a broad umbrella category of narrative fiction referring to any fiction story that includes elements, settings and characters whose features are created out of imagination and speculation rather than based on attested reality and everyday life. That encompasses the genres of science fiction, fantasy, science fantasy, horror, alternative history, and magic realism.
Dorrie has turned her
talents to producing a play with the help of her cat, Gink. All goes
well until Dorrie cuts up what she thinks is a piece of old cloth - but
is really her mother's costume for a ball.