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Short story (?): "Insufficient Funds, But Plenty of Tooth and Feather"

“Insufficient Funds, But Plenty of Tooth and Feather,” by Kate Barss

Appeared in Catapult, October 20th, 2017

215 words

A cool dream.

Twenty-first Century

After the Pause Year 2

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After the Pause Year 2 is packed to the bursting point with poetry, flash fiction, and literary ephemera from over thirty international artists. 153 more words


A Hamadryad's Fate

In the front window of the house, green vines with heart-shaped leaves snaked out of their pot and lay on the white windowsill. Following these vines back to the roots, the plant grew thicker and darker, like the close, cozy home of a rainforest for a tiny inhabitant. 415 more words


Open grave

Leslie made her visit to the cemetery, just like she’s done every week since her husband’s untimely death. Two years ago Tom was on his way home from work looking forward to a long Labor Day weekend get away with Leslie when a semi blew through a red light hitting his car on the driver’s side. 155 more words

The Ladies of Horror Flash Project - #Horror #author Naching T. Kassa @NachingKassa @Sotet_Angyal #LoH #fiction

The Ladies of Horror
Picture-Prompt Writing Challenge!

by Naching T. Kassa

Marco Calabrini stood in the shadow of a skeletal tree, squinted down the path between the tombstones, and cursed the full moon. 669 more words

Week in Review 10.15.2017-10.21.2017

Here’s what I was up to this week. Vampire Girlfriend is a poem fitting for the Halloween season. I offered up a piece of creative flash fiction with… 819 more words

Drew Martin

Story Notes - Life In Sepia

My story, ‘Life In Sepia’, was recently published by Fluky Fiction in their anthology, When Glints Collide. It’s a short piece – a little over 1000 words – but it’s a story I’m rather fond of, so I’d like to share with you all a little of the background to the story and how it evolved. 412 more words