Fiction

Where’s The Fire?

by: Tom Snethen A summer spent as a “Sleeper,” living out every boy’s childhood fantasy… Located where the Columbia River meets the Pacific Ocean, Astoria, Oregon…

Reunion

by: William Lucas When a ghost from the past shows up at a high school reunion, it threatens to change not only those in attendance,…

Devolution

by: Frederick Foote Laboring to become as thin, as weightless, and as quiet as a shadow, to help guide into the world that what must…

A Man Like Any Other

by: Meagan Maguire The deep disconnect that exists between the person the world sees you as, and the one you really are…. Almost anyone can…

Curious & Guidelines

by: T.E. Cowell Two offerings of flash-fiction, one that lays bare the inherent cost of curiosity, and another that exposes the cat and mouse game…

Amy, Still

by: Susanna Baird A moment of unadulterated peacefulness, punctured thoroughly by horror and chaos… Styrofoam cups filled with rancid coffee, gum wrappers, fingernail shards, and a…

Tickle Me Amnesio

by: Greg Burkholder Trickery laid bare but not called to task, where the faithful are “healed” by the Spirit of The Lord… Y’all done forgot….

The Maverick

by: JL Shockey “I get up and look to see how much of myself I left on the ground. There’s a portrait made up of my…

Bid Whist Night

by: Frederick Foote In the aftermath of Donald Trump’s election, a card game is held in the dark of the night where the “true” value…