Picks of the Month

February

Gold cherry
Story of the week
Pick of the Month

Flare

The headlights picked out individual snowflakes, quivering cotton drops spliced from the gauzy storm and suspended in their yellow orbs. 'You have to...

January

Gold cherry
Story of the week
Pick of the Month

Breeder of Black Cats

Opal pads across the back of the couch, leaps down onto the arm, and over to Emmalynn. She rubs her soft black head against Emmalynn's hip, seeking...
Gold cherry
Poem of the week
Pick of the Month

Bristol Blue Glass

When I saw the missed calls, I fed my dread with sugar Bracing myself with gulps of vanilla milkshake and chocolate wafers Although I should have...
3 likes

December

Cherry
Pick of the Month

Have You Seen My Sister?

Have you seen my sister? My kin My skin and blister She lives inside a dream Between two scenes She is a drifter Her smile is just a wisp And her...
2 likes
Gold cherry
Pick of the Month

These Games We Play with the Universe

“He's beautiful.” I lean past Tasha to get a better look. And she's right, he is. He's unstintingly gorgeous. I put him in his very early twenties,...

November

Gold cherry
Poem of the week
Pick of the Month

Extra Time

Death lingered in the hall, listening to the flux of the television through the wedged-open living room door. The football was on — thousands of...
2 likes

October

Gold cherry
Pick of the Month

The Matrix Problem

One morning, I was woken early by a hammering on my back door. I quickly dressed and rushed downstairs, to find Alun in an excitable state. “What’s...
Gold cherry
Poem of the week
Pick of the Month

Branwell Clinic

As I'm finding it difficult to write at the moment, I will continue to let my daughter Julia (Overthetop1) live on through her own writing, until I am ready. Coral Jane (seashore).
3 likes

September

Gold cherry
Poem of the week
Pick of the Month

trifecta

1. The last man I loved made me a dream catcher of dental floss and blonde hair. This is him, the last of him. We’re driving through a phlegmy drag...
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