Wanting To Be Loved by Barry Smythe

Wanting To Be Loved by Barry Smythe

The Doctor’s foot rested on the shovel. The Wellingtons were heavy and clogged. They laboured their way to the car boot. Now he was wrestling with the huge bundle. Cursing his mistake
Quandary by Marijke Hillmann

Quandary by Marijke Hillmann

Marijke writes a monthly story for us. She write our segment Stories in Africa, and her stories will some day become a novel. For now please enjoy them, we are honored to have her work on our site. You can find more of her work here.
Bad-Timin’ by Tony Wayne Brown

Bad-Timin’ by Tony Wayne Brown

About a million musical sounds seem to be filling the yard as the karaoke gets underway. It’s a different sort of karaoke than the run-of-the-mill usual version, though--strictly a cappella all the way.
The Five Rules by Jason Visconti

The Five Rules by Jason Visconti

At a certain time in the universe I was required to ring the world's bell. No one could tinker with it, it was only mine. It was golden and statuesque and hovered with the breath of a thousand gods.
Fly Away by George Djuric

Fly Away by George Djuric

This flight attendant is getting nervous, she rushes our last goodbyes. ‘We patiently wait for your malfunctioning engine to be replaced with a hopefully good one for three and some hours
The Roommates by Angela Carlton

The Roommates by Angela Carlton

Angela Carlton‘s fiction has been published in Every Day Fiction, Camroc Press Review, Pedestal Magazine, Long Story Short, Pindeldyboz, Storyglossia, The Dead Mule, 6S and Coastlines.
Sharing Plastic by blake nemec

Sharing Plastic by blake nemec

by blake nemec Bonnie and Craig knew the Tenderloin street blocks share a meter. She had coins and gun in her purse, but parking meters use plastic, and they didn’t have…