Fiction

A Day We All Aspire To

by: Thomas Hill A rousing work of fiction that challenges the notion that technology brings people together in constructive and healthy ways, all the while singing…

Beating It

by: Paul Negri In a throwback to a now infamous period of time at Across the Margin simply referred to as Dick Week, a story…

Kellyanne & The Princess

by: Catherine Assheton-Stones Stuck between the devil and the deep blue sea, a second chance comes to light in the darkest of places… Kellyanne paces….

Porn & Picasso

by: T.E. Cowell “If she won’t respect my past, then ditto for hers.” When a regrettable fragment of a man’s past comes back to haunt him, and…

Raw Deluxe

by: n k henry Tank Girl, The Butcher and The Burnt Man take part in a series of events that would tax even the most tenacious…

Digital Divide

by: Frederick Foote What if the internet was capable of harvesting energy? What if the energy of every human’s attention that is invested in the internet…

A Pleasant Surprise

by: T.E. Cowell A melancholy view into the life of a man longing for the path of least resistance. When the appeal of giving up eclipses the…

Best of ATM 2017, Fiction

As 2017 comes to its close, Across the Margin takes a look back at some of its most treasured moments in Fiction… Throughout this final…

Funeral

By: John S Alty An offering of flash fiction where a tortured man confronts true evil, and bids it a final — and welcome —…

Translations

by: Frederick Foote Introducing the latest tool for aspiring writers: The Writing Workshops Comments Translator (WWCT)… After decades of hard work and thousands of failures, I…