Welcome to Fiction FeedA review of short-form creative prose from throughout the internet. All content by Eric Hawthorn.
THE WATER GOBLIN | Emily Koon. →Read the story @ Paper Darts. “The Water Goblin,” a short story by Emily Koon recently published in Paper Darts, is a deeply felt, beautifully stylized portrait of crisis within a family undergoing a cultural transition. … Continue reading
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
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
THE NEW MIDDLE CLASS | Dolan Morgan. Midnight Breakfast. ⇒Today we’re going to do something a little bit different. The topic of today’s conversation, “The New Middle Class” by Dolan Morgan, published in Midnight Breakfast, is unique in that the story swerves … Continue reading
SHE’S A WORK OF ART | Kelly Lynn Thomas. Animal Literary Magazine. ⇒Animal is a literary magazine dedicated to animals, literally and figuratively. It’s a really effective premise that offers a lot of thematic leeway while also giving the journal … Continue reading
SWANS | William VanDenBerg Squalorly. ⇒What a cool and dark and very dream-like story. This story is brief, for sure, but definitely packs a punch. Like its subject, swans, this piece is incredibly graceful in its style, plot movement, figurative language, … Continue reading