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...

Solomon – By Dennis Vannatta

  Someone with a good heart, who could have easily gone on through the EZ-Pass lane and washed his hands of the affair, went out...

Soil – By Blaze Minevski

  Translated from Macedonian by Elizabeta Bakovska      My brother loved to eat soil, and I had to watch that he didn’t: do not let...

Hsi-wei and the Fall of the Sui – By Robert Wexelblatt

    The two weeks the Tang minister Fang Xuan-ling stole from his work in the capital to visit the poet/peasant Chen Hsi-wei in Chiangling were...

Stars above Detroit – By Jonathan B. Ferrini

  It was a cold and snowy December when I was handed the address of a “crack house” in one of the deserted and boarded...

Just that Night – By Rimli Bhattacharya

    The laptop was open at that bedside table of mine. It was dead of night and I haven’t slept a wink. Normally by this...

Only Ten Days ? – By Rimli Bhattacharya

  “How long have you been unwell?” Dr. Bhave probed. “I was never gravely sick, I just lost my exuberance. I started getting these low grade...

Briefest Use – By Hayden Moore

  This is an allegorical fiction following a girl named Echo as she tries to navigate a city where words only have meaning in the...

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....

Hanging, Just Outside the World – By Jim O’Donnell

  “See how the waters are rising in the north; they will become an overflowing torrent. They will overflow the land and everything in it,...

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