Fiction

Hocus

Hocus

by: Matthew Heiti It’s strange how things fall apart. One piece at a time so you almost don’t notice… She comes back. Because we all…

Doing Time

Doing Time

by: Frederick Foote Sometimes people fight the system just to keep from being crushed into conformity, and sometimes people fight just because it is in…

Laughter

Laughter

by: Shawn Yager The mirth of children, the ire of the weary, inexplicably frozen in time… Cheyanne and Brandy walked home from school. They lived…

Black Canvas Athletes

Black Canvas Athletes

by: Tristan Kneschke Competition, compulsion, and companionship – a story told in 8 bits… Trinidad checks her crumpled shopping list. She’s just picked up the…

Finding Nevine

Finding Nevine

by: Laura Vroom An edifying tale, where desires of the heart are communal, and heartache abounds…. Ell laid on the carpet, her fingertips tracing infinite looped…

It Begins

It Begins

by: Michael Shields A foreboding piece of fiction that hits a little too close to home… It happened fast. Before the local authorities or even…

A Bouquet of Daisies

A Bouquet of Daisies

by: Robert Levin A story that considers true love’s enduring ache, while begging the question: What’s the point of pain if you don’t live through it? …

The V_C_ Trilogy

The V_C_ Trilogy

by: Frederick Foote A trio of tales existing at the fringes of the heart but fully entrenched in the fact that you can’t lie your…

In Retrospect: Contra

In Retrospect: Contra

By: Lance Bean Scorpion reminisces about his days “in the shit” with Mad Dog and the alien-conducted Red Falcon Organization… My name is Private First Class…