“That photo was still by the tissue box on the dark brown carpet by her side of the bed propped up in its oval frame when the police knocked on the door the afternoon she died.” New fiction by Saxon Baird.
“Rudy looming behind the bathroom door. Rudy in the darkened pantry, his small teeth shining.” New short fiction by Analeah Loschiavo.
“Wore mask for a while. Hidden face created distinctive kind of obscureness. Wow. Everyone moved aside.” New short fiction by Judyth Emanuel.
“One three-headed demon dog piñata with incisors as sharp as blades!” New very short fiction by Meredith Maltby.
“The infant’s head wanted to take me to the forest where the teenagers are killing themselves, doing drugs, obsessing by moonlight. It’s right around the corner.” New short fiction by Sebastian Castillo.
Jon Cone & Rauan Klassnik
“You’re going to have to do it yourself. Do it yourself in your sick little binary bullshit world.” A collaborative short play from Jon Cone and Rauan Klassnik.
“I went the park with my friend and she told me she wanted to kill herself. ‘I’m sick of it,’ she said. ‘Nobody calls me back.'” New short fiction by Erica Peplin.
Julia Dixon Evans
“The next time the bed is empty when I wake up, Greta’s outside, splayed out naked on the back porch, trembling in her sleep.” New short fiction by Julia Dixon Evans.
“The landlord had sent over a slow moving, snow-haired man to repaint the walls after her roommate had killed herself two weeks ago.” New short fiction by Rachel Pafe.
“I read about the discovery of an Earthlike planet orbiting our nearest star, and though the planet is thought to be habitable, astronomers claim that the color of its sky would perpetually resemble our own during twilight in autumn.” New short fiction by Matthew Vollmer.