Volume 18, Issue 3

Volume 18, Issue 3 :: September 2018

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Featured Writing

The Strings of Demi-Gods
Poetry by Clara Burghelea

Hank
Poetry by John Grey

Two Poems
Poetry by Erren Kelly

Three Poems
Poetry by K.M. Lighthouse

Miscarriage
Poetry by Jared Pearce

Two Poems
Poetry by Donna Pucciani

Four Poems
Poetry by Diane Webster

Matchbox
Flash by Olga Dermott-Bond

Self Possession
Flash by Mike Dillon

Lake Champlain, Essex, New York
Flash by Amie E. Reilly

Dim Sum
Flash by Alicia Zhang

Subsidence
Fiction by Hayley N. Jones

Backseat Driver
Fiction by Mark Joseph Kevlock

The Naming of Plants
Fiction by Gwenda Major

End of a Light
Fiction by Dana Verdino

How I Spent My Summer
Creative Nonfiction by Marsa Laird

Editor’s Picks

Broker’s Pick * The Dunes
Poetry by D.W. Moody

Baker’s Pick * Bird Watching
Fiction by Thaddeus Rutkowski

Contest Winners

A Midsummer Tale Writing Contest
Judged by Beaver
Theme: Thunderstorms
Word Range: 1,000-5,000 words

Seven Disconnected Facts About the Human Heart
Fiction by Sarah Evans

10 O’Clock
Fiction by Mike Wang

Derecho
Fiction by Lou Nell Gerard

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Columns

Candle-Ends: Reviews

Ms. Anna by Bill Lockwood
reviewed by Shelley Carpenter

New Micro: Exceptionally Short Stories
edited by James Thomas and Robert Scotellaro

reviewed by Tony Press

The Snark Zone: Letters from the Editors

Tangled
by Theryn “Beaver” Fleming

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