Stories, novels, fables first published here!
By: Joshua Glenn
Validation Session: Meet the Abduction Squad
By: Joe Lyons
“What happened to my best hammer last spring?”
By: Jeff Turrentine
My dad wasn’t a bastard at all.
By: Wayne Koestenbaum
“I’m not to blame for the rancid walnuts that enter my body.”
By: Scarlett Thomas
I walked home from the corner shop imagining the hot wax dripping onto my naked skin.
By: Rob Baedeker
Ray-Ray was a bundle of contradictions.
By: Rosecrans Baldwin
Totem of North American Perry Atlas.
By: Rob Agredo
“You lose,” she puffed.
By: Neil LaBute
Mine alone to keep or to take home or to play with as I wished.
By: Blake Butler
The globe containing UTAH made a burning sound against my head.
By: Merrill Markoe
What if you are the kind of person who wishes to remember the bad times?
By: Matthew Klam
There is a loud clicking sound coming from the control module.
By: Curtis Sittenfeld
Larry just flat-out adored me.
By: Mandy Keifetz
I remember what it was like to imagine dystopia.
By: Bradley Peterson
A Light at the End