Fiction

Hotel (James Hart Dyke)

The Hotel Room

by: T.E. Cowell This week we feature a double dose of the introspective, melancholy, and always relatable work of T.E. Cowell, On this occasion, Cowell…

Long distance

Happy Anniversary & Long Distance

by: T.E. Cowell Two offerings of fiction that examine the strains put on our relationships by time and space… Happy Anniversary It was my anniversary…

Confucius1

Confucius Say

by: Mark Budman An eye-catching short, where the mystical fusion of a chance encounter and a philosopher’s advice, becomes the backdrop to one man’s face-to-face with…

race

Stanny Couldn’t Make It

by: Jim Snowden A theatrical production’s make believe racism comes face to face with its real-world counterpart, spilling off the screen with deadly results… Excerpted…

Backfire

Backfire

by: Frederick Foote A top secret information dump reveals the true details surrounding one of the United State’s biggest (fictional?) anti-terrorism blunders.  [WARNING: These are…

Subterranean

Subterranean

by: Paul Albano “Everyone was in a state of suspension, living in small voids sequestered from time.”Hold on tight for a night on the town…

Hot Springs

Above the Hot Springs

by: T.E. Cowell Three friends, yearning to postpone the inevitable, the boredom and tragedy that they view as adulthood, seek out a pacifying oasis that…

Two Hawthorne trees (Peter Davey)

Sweet Oblivion

by: Steven Bryan Bieler A tech manager’s journey to take his mind off lost love, and confront the fears that lie buried deep inside, begins…

supermancape

Superman

by: Eli Cranor One man’s compulsion to help those in need carries with it an unforeseen consequence for those that need him most… He comes…

blackandwhite

The Black / White Flu

by: Frederick Foote An offering of flash-fiction examining the chaotic origins of the “New” United States of America… Foreword I’m not a scientist, a medical…

Screen Shot 2017-07-05 at 8.34.23 PM

The Obliterated Fool

by: Chris Thompson A knock on the door, a billion miles from nowhere, finds one man’s destiny forever changed… Clement had been obliterated exactly nine…

Mementos1

Mementos

by: Anthony Palma A broken man, surrounded by chaos and filth, laments over the price he has paid for his obtuse and misguided beliefs… The…