Raindrops and summer wine – By Mitali Chakravarty

  As the raindrops fell - one two three… infinity - the woman looked out of the window and she drifted back to the past,...

Material Safety – By Stephenson Muret

  Between them only a desk. Carlisle stood behind it. Felix stood before it. For several blinks of the wall clock Carlisle had remained sitting....

Turkish Night – By Blaze Minevski

  Translated from Macedonian by Elizabeta Bakovska       Every story can be told in such a way that it will become more beautiful, and...

Grandma Non-Oui – By Lidija Dimkovska ( An excerpt )

( Translated from the Macedonian by Christina E. Kramer ) June 2015 Split       In 1996, at the age of seventy-three, Grandma Nedjeljka got her airplane...

Moving Shadow – By Blaze Minevski

  Translated from Macedonian by Elizabeta Bakovska Chona’s Chocho and Damjan Dabiziv are sitting under the withered plum tree on the boundary. The boundary divides them...

There Lay The Tattered Souls – By Rimli Bhattacharya

    She snickered as she uttered her name, “Dhaleshwari”. I smirked. “Didi, you continue with your studies. Dhala won’t disturb you”, her mother Sarala assured me. “Doesn’t...

A Thousand Irises – By George Angel

Photo by: Sara Marin Amariles What you are reading is a portion of the journey undertaken by a brother (Ad) and a sister (Soeur) with...

Ginger – By Eric D. Goodman

  The story of a family dog and how each family member copes with the dog's loss.   Duane It was difficult for Duane. He was used to...

This is Nothing – By Blaze Minevski

  Translated from Macedonian by Elizabeta Bakovska     Now I know; Then, I didn’t know what I was.   I remember that a woman’s two year old...

Empedocles – By Mark Putzi

  The sun blazes against the cloudless fabric of blue sky, engraves into my consciousness the sickly yellow face of a diseased child. Including myself,...

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