Posts Tagged "issue 96"

Why Write?

by and on May 2, 2017 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

Excerpt from Yours to Tell: Dialogues on the Art & Practice of Writing The reasons to write are legion, as are the reasons not to: The point of writing is to communicate. The point of writing is to entertain. I write to express myself, whether anybody reads it or not. But what if...

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Interview with Author Evan Dicken

by on May 2, 2017 in Interviews | 0 comments

I’ve always loved weird fiction. But of course, that often leads to someone asking me “what makes something weird?” Of course, I answer with “you know, weird,” which may qualify as the least helpful response ever. Weird is things that shouldn’t work but do. Fantastical worlds that treat...

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How Lovely Is the Silence of Growing Things

by on May 2, 2017 in Short Fiction | 1 comment

5,000 Words We ate all the spiders we could find. It was the easiest way. Once they decided they wanted to be inside you, it was better to choke the damn things down than have them crawl into your ears while you slept. Mel had a jar of peanut butter and we made sure to smear a little on...

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Words from the Editor-in-Chief

by on May 2, 2017 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

On March 27th, we embarked on our annual fundraiser and subscription drive. Wow, am I glad that’s over. That’s not to say it wasn’t a great experience. Over the course of the Revive the Drive campaign, we picked up hundreds of new subscribers, raised enough money to allow us to pay...

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