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By Giuseppe Gullo

A sublime horror, a beautiful exploitation—sung to mellifluous perfection.

By Johnny Taranto

Legacies, embattled and embalmed.

By Eric Dean Wilson

Exiting hell, burdened with clarity.

By Marina Palenyy

Voicing an identity through an ancestral din.

Tomorrow, poetry art
By MonKhí

Artistic spirit unbound. Free thinker unlimited. Defiant fighter unleashed.

Seen Unseen art
By Luba Ostashevsky

Natural worlds cover unexpected wonders.

By Mike Reisenauer

Muse. Ruminate. See what’s been lost.

By Tristan Marajh

Apathy paralyzes. Disconnection troubles. But there is still a hopeful heartbeat resounding in the abyss.

Melancholia Review art
By Tamara Hart, Roberto Carlos Garcia

A rigorous and affectionate review of Roberto Carlos Garcia’s poetry collection, “Melancolia.”

Story Art
By Sarah Ito

Culture and comedy duet on the morning after a romantic tryst.

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Contests & Prizes

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.

The James Baldwin Literature Prize
It is with great pleasure that we announce the winner of The James Baldwin Literature Prize of $1,000 to Hafsa Musa. Read more.

The New Engagement

The New Engagement endeavors a novel approach to discovering, introducing, and showcasing writers, artists, and filmmakers, by providing them digital and print platforms, while encouraging and supporting their social-consciousness.