Monthly Archives: October 2015

Something Stabby for Your Halloween Weekend

HOLLOWAY DRIVE | Brent L. Smith. Read it @ YAY! LA Magazine: Part I | Part II   S P O I L E R S    B E L O W Who’s up for some pharmaceutical-grade West Coast neo-noir? Today’s two-part … Continue reading

Posted in Crime/Noir | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Reformed, Basically

PAROLE OFFICER PETE | Peter Clarke ⇒Read the story @ Weirderary.   I have a friend who used to be a cop. He would sometimes tell stories from back in the day. He once said, Have you ever met a … Continue reading

Posted in Ha ha, Psychological | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

More Birdie, Less Shuttlecock

ME AND BIRDIE | Alina Stefanescu ⇒Read the story in Broad! (Summer 2015 – “Sci-Fi and the Speculative”) The story is on page 16 of the downloadable PDF. For a long time now, one of the more commonly dispensed pieces of … Continue reading

Posted in Magic Realism, Psychological | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Why Weeping Into Sausages Is More Poignant Than Just Weeping, and Other Insights

THE ROOM INSIDE MY FATHER’S ROOM. Lincoln Michel. ⇒Read the story @ Catapult.   A good story is all about details, as any writer will surely tell you. Careful use of details is not the same thing as complexity, or … Continue reading

Posted in Experimental, Magic Realism | Tagged , , | 1 Comment