Dec 7, 2017 | news

Regarding Patreon

by Pablo Defendini

In one fell swoop, Patreon has gone from a platform that people use to support their creators directly, into yet another exploitative middleman.

serial: The Fisher of Bones, Chapter 10

Nearness

by Sarah Gailey

Ducky had just finally fallen asleep when the rear flap of canvas on the back of my wagon snapped open.

flash fiction

Mirrors in the Valley

by Kendra Sims

'Kali,' he murmurs into the prototype’s ear, 'remember when I almost went to prison? This nice woman wants us to tell your story.'

Dec 1, 2017 | news

Stories Accepted and Survey Stats from September of 2017

by Julia Rios

We were open to flash and short story submissions of up to 4,000 words. We received 1,022 submissions and accepted 26.

flash fiction

Portrait of Skull with Man

by Vina Jie-Min Prasad

I‘m open to unusual and unconventional shoots, but I have to be depicted with the skull. This is ABSOLUTELY non-negotiable.

serial: The Fisher of Bones, Chapter 9

Sundering

by Sarah Gailey

The tablets foretold the shadow that passed over the moon on the day of my daughter’s birth.

flash fiction

A Cure for Ghosts

by Eden Royce

You know better now, don’t ya? How do them ghosts smell? Like dirt and damp moss and dank places closed so tight no air ever enters. Like the end.

A woman with a short afro strides toward the viewer. An animation of a beating heart is superimposed on top of her figure. A cursor blinks in time with the heart.

short story

Caesura

by Hayley Stone

Priya begins by striking the words love, hate, heart, and feel from the computer’s vocabulary, and blocks the internet.

serial: The Fisher of Bones, Chapter 8

Anticipation

by Sarah Gailey

My bones ached and spread as we crossed into the grassy flatlands, but I did not stop walking.

flash fiction

The Scenarist

by Stu West

This is something that has caused problems in the past. New clinicians arrive from light years away, bringing impressive lists of publications and achievements—and staggering ignorance of the medical issues we face in this part of the galaxy.

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