Category: Online Issue Pieces

All the Dust Falling

Abigail Ham 2023 Spring Nonfiction Contest Winner  I Fight and flight are the typical human reactions to threat, but they’re not the only possibilities. Children in general can’t fight or...

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Parrot

Maeve Barry 2023 Spring Fiction Contest Winner Janet lies in the bathtub with the phone shouldered to her ear. In a long lace dress with its back zipper open. It sags off her chest. She sits in her...

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The Plague of Flies

Julie Marie Wade Maybe it starts here: bright swatch of color behind the closet door, yellow as a fisherman’s slicker. The swatter, they called it, and you thought about it even when you weren’t...

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clove hitch

p. hodges adams2023 Greg Gummer Prize Runner-Up come hear me, in my twenty-fifth yeari stopped having sex with gender i meanmy lovers all favored the vestibule of language outside the party i mean i...

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M P Pratheesh

“43” “101” M P Pratheesh M P PRATHEESH is a poet and artist from Kerala, India. He has published several collections of poetry in Malayalam language. His texts and images were part of “let...

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Jim Ross

“Biltmore Ballgown Triple 10” “Coral Reef Crysanthemum 2” Jim Ross JIM ROSS jumped into creative pursuits in 2015 after a rewarding career in public health research. With a graduate...

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Thirst Trap For L’Inconnue De La Seine

RJ Equality Ingram           For Wesley Gibson Often I have imagined myself arguingSoftly w/ the wind & wake the way oarsSlip in & out of the murk barely a splashA quiet night on an...

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Lena Snow

“I am from Neptune” “Agnes from Enceladus” Lena Snow LENA SNOW is a fine artist based in Germany who currently has her studio in a small town on the edge of the Black Forest (Gaggenau) where...

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Lullaby for an Adult

Peter Vertacnik           –after Patric Dickinson All the doors are locked. The dog’s been walked.  Each tap, each burner off. No dome-light glows in the garage.  Through that...

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Virgil Suárez

“Swan Pieta” “Bird Singing” “Electric” Virgil Suárez...

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