Toasted Cake 7: The Coffeemaker's Passion by Cat Rambo
Episode #7! In which we meet a jealous appliance.
Lorna had always had a good relationship with her coffeemaker.
(First published in Bull Spec.)
Cat Rambo writes, edits, and teaches, all from the shore of eagle-haunted Lake Sammammish, where she co-exists with two cats, a software developer, and a large number of plastic dinosaurs. See her website at kittywumpus.net for links to more of her fiction.