T.E. Cowell

Hot Springs

Above the Hot Springs

by: T.E. Cowell Three friends, yearning to postpone the inevitable, the boredom and tragedy that they view as adulthood, seek out a pacifying oasis that…



by: T.E. Cowell Gripped by a slacker mentality, a love of literature helps squander the bothersome hours of the day away… The phone rings. I…


Dream Girls

by: T.E. Cowell The emptiness that lingers when fortune enters and then exits your life in the blink of an eye…  Last spring my brother and I…


“Sweat” & “Regret”

by: T.E. Cowell Two offerings of penetrative flash-fiction that make the case for possessing greater self-awareness and accountability in life… Sweat Sarah ran every morning except…

drugs and alcohol

Drugs & Alcohol

by: T.E. Cowell “It’s sad, the way some of us live our lives, struggling just to get by day after day…” Sunday I get drunk…


The Trip

Words and photograph by: T.E. Cowell Guilt is often a vicious cycle, finding its way into the most joyful of experiences, as evidenced by a…


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…


Detour & Tipsy

by: T.E. Cowell Two offerings of flash fiction that illustrate that even the quietest of streets have the capacity to arouse deep-seated anxieties… Detour The…



by: T.E. Cowell “All I could think about was Julie. Julie, Julie, Julie. I had a one-track mind suddenly. Nothing else seemed to matter anymore….


The Cheater & The View

by: T.E. Cowell Two offerings of flash fiction, where coveting or grasping at what is not ours carries its own cost… The Cheater In Amsterdam…