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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Peyton Fultz

“Liminal” Peyton Fultz PEYTON FULTZ is a Maryland-based acrylic painter known for her vibrant and textured works of art. Her paintings have been published in Flossy Lit Magazine and Beyond Queer...

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Mato Enki (2MASS ROKKE)

“You Have Become My Government #3” Mato Enki (2MASS ROKKE) MATO ENKI (2MASS ROKKE) is an interdisciplinary artist and researcher. His work repurposes existing analyses of systems and media,...

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There is the Day Filled with Too Much

Allison Field Bell My grandmother Ethel: I never met her. She died when my mother was twenty-one. Breast cancer that spread to the brain. She raised seven children. She was a naval officer in World...

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Van Lanigh

“Tea Party in the Mountains” Van Lanigh VAN LANIGH is a Russian artist based in the Netherlands. She had a tough childhood with abusive parents and made the first attempt to run from home when...

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A River’s Continuum

Celia Cummiskey A young Roman woman walks along the bank of the river Tamesis. She is thinking perhaps of her parent’s home some hundreds of miles away from Londinium where she now lives, or of...

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Nataliia Burmaka

“The Golden Net” “The Mallows (Nostalgia)” Nataliia Burmaka NATALIIA BURMAKA graduated from the National Studio of Fine Arts of Boris Danchenko (Sumy, Ukraine) in 1999 and worked...

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Leslie Brown

“Lock In” Leslie Brown LESLIE BROWN lives in the Washington, DC area. She has an MFA in Creative Writing from American University. Her published work crosses creative disciplines including short...

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