Fiction

Honeymoon

A short story that illuminates a life-changing perspective found while dwelling disgruntledly at rock bottom… by: Charles David Taylor1 Damon Rogers <damonrogers@gmail.com> Thursday, June 22, 2019…

Plans

“Nothing was ever lost, I thought. The past is in all of us, all of the time.” A deeply stirring short story about change, and the…

Elvira’s Prize

An offering of flash fiction where a sudden tragedy opens the door unto the possibility of a whole new life… by: Arya F. Jenkins1 Go…

A Forgone Conclusion

A bewitching, ominous pastoral comedy that draws you into the orbit of a cursed, embattled family… by: Jeff Schneekloth “I‘ve had it with these vampires,”…

The Girl In The Watercolor

by: Jon Krampner1 A surreal work of fiction where a series of supernatural events, and a considerable allotment of jealousy, threatens to consume one couple’s…

You’ll Never Walk Alone

by: William Cass1 A short story rife with passion, heartache, and the confusion that often comes with longing… Meg walked down the sidewalk on an…

The Swim

The Swim

by: Chris Cooper “Is there anything more depressing than knowing you’re worth more dead than alive?”A short story where everything is falling apart and all seems…

Over The Winter

by: Kevin Sterne An absurdist work of fiction where unlikely partnerships are forged, tensions rise, and an eccentric cast of characters find a measure of catharsis…

Best Of ATM 2018, Fiction

Best Of ATM 2018, Fiction

As 2018 comes to its close, Across the Margin takes a look back at some of its most treasured moments in Fiction… Throughout this final…