Fiction

The Cull

by: R. E Hengsterman “Amongst all the ruin there were rumors of salvation, people searching, desperate, scared and broken. I’d sought the same redemption.” The…

The Underdog

by: T.E. Cowell “The world is against him, but he types on all the same.” An author questions his worth as an artist, and as…

10,000 Monkeys

by: Cameron Kirk A timeless joke, a Schrödinger reference, and a team of overworked primates… “Here it is, sir.” Marvin the Monkey placed the manuscript on…

Grace

by: Frederick Foote An eye-opening short, where the rougher edges of what it means to be human are smoothed over… Another Monday, and another misplaced,…

Desert Stars

by: Cameron Kirk Two disparate lives, that of a pilot and a nomad, intersect under the vast, glimmering skies of the desert…. The night sky…

Five Fights

by: Steve Passey It’s not how many fights you’ve endured that defines you, it’s how many you’ve won. One person’s journey to rise up against…

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…

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…

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

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…