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Literature

Literature

Darkness In The Margins poetry art
By Lola Rainey

Transcended, impermeable.

Cerebral Tides, Celestial Rides art
By Law Alsobrook

The spirit roams across time and space, occasionally alighting on firm ground.

The Many Faces of Silence art
By Laura Cesarco Eglin

Self-preservation is a gift reluctantly given, a blessing hard won.

James Gang art
By JB McGeever

Dominance testing, tribal unions, and bruised egos make for a sound street education.

Filigree cosmic 2016 by Mauricio Paz Viola, detail
By Addie Citchens

Intergenerational reflection allows for a gracious emancipation.

Saudade art
By Adam Que

Melancholy abounds for a street that no longer exists, a neighborhood whose character has been too changed.

Valero BioPark
By Jessica Deaver

The third installment of Jessica Deaver’s hypnotic dystopian novel. Now monthly.

Removing the Poison
By Rachel Cuevas

A clean getaway from the past proves more formidable than originally thought.

Longings, a Collection
By Raymond Luczak

Craving spans millennia. The need to feel loved is timeless. A desire for autonomy transcends all mortal naggings.

Black-On-Black Crime is a Myth
By Craig Davidson

A tired, bigotry-veiled argument is fittingly upended.

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Flash Fiction Contest
On May 1st, we announced the winners of our Flash Fiction Contest: Thomas Garcia (1st), Rick Krizman (2nd), and Rios de la Luz (3rd). Read more.

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