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Socialism Now?

Socialism, an alternative to the ills of capitalism in America, is on the upswing in the United States. An essay that aims, through a historical…

Piñata

“Now, all she had to do was wait, and worry.” A short story where the lingering pain from a profound loss fractures the very fabric of…

The Bad Luck

“Here, there, it doesn’t matter. You need to live in the moment.” A short story that contemplates the authentic cost of severing the ties that…

Big Mama Extorts a Bank Loan

A fantastical work of fiction where a bold, zealous canine commences its quest toward world domination… by: Wendy Stone Big Mama cruised through the sliding…

Mother Possum

In this short story an unwelcome visitor brings to mind a vanished love, and a malicious plot… by: John Sharkey1 A large, grey possum pokes her pointy…

Weight

“My, my, you were starting some mess up in there.” An offering of flash fiction featuring a precocious, socially conscious child who bravely challenges the…

Five Poems by Carolyn Guinzio

Through the character of an early 20th century Dutch immigrant, these poems by Carolyn Guinzio explore the disorientation that accompanies living in a place where one doesn’t speak…

Sister Sophie

“There is love bound up in my decision. Do not fear. All will happen as it is supposed to.” A fetching work of fiction with…