Fiction

The Sonic Vandals

by: Art Rosch A phenomenon so dangerous, few live to tell its story. The Battle of the Boomkars….. It’s one thirty in the morning. A…

The Broken Heart

by: Michael Shields The relentless pursuit of that warm and tingly feeling we call Love…. The doctor’s all agreed. The disease was real and incurable. “I don’t…

Animalistic

by: Jonathan Marcantoni To commemorate the 9th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, we present a piece of historical fiction that revisits the horrors of the great…

The Story of How

by: Michael Bradford A whimiscal take on the beginning (and end) of all things….. If God were a Kardashian, this would be the G-True Holywood…

1,000 Words or Less

Illustration by: Chris Thompson Words by: Heather Fawn, Chris Campanioni, Jonathan Marcantoni, Chris Thompson, & Michael Shields A challenge from an artist to create a story, one…

Blame it on Stanislavski

by: Ricardo Felix Rodriguez An excerpt from a new publication of short stories by Ricardo Felix Rodriguez, “The Surreal Adventures of Dr. Mingus”…. Fiction and…

Colors of Change

by: Chris Thompson Sometimes, the things we want most in life take all our courage to ask for…. My father glanced up from his rye…

Bernalillo

by: Michael Shields If we could visualize our exit from this world, what would we see…. So this is it, huh? You’re fucking leaving us….

Insurance

by: Catrina Dennis Everlasting life is a much smoother ride with an escort…. The LA River. Anyone who has ever seen the structure, which can…

The Last of Us

by: Lewis Montague Hope comes in many forms, but what we choose to do with it often determines our fate…. The dull, crunching thunk of…

Galveston: Reviewed

by: Douglas Grant Before there was True Detective, Nic Pizzolatto wrenched us from our comfort zone with Galveston…. “I can’t really say. You know how it is….