Fiction

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…

The Matador’s Prayer

by: Justin Fenech “We know life is full of death and our art helps us create the illusion that life has meaning. We all need…

La Lunática

by: Carmen Baca A follow up to “Baile De Diablo,” where the fallout from that fateful evening at the Blue Light City Roadhouse continues… “¡Lunáticos! ¡Brujas!”…