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What Better Gift

Prose Poem by Dee Allen W: 10.9.22 *A beginner in the Gothic subculture, usually between ages 13 to 19. Dee Allen is an African-Italian performance poet based in Oakland, California. Active on creative writing & Spoken Word since the early 1990s. Author of 7 books and 67 anthology appearances. Currently seeking a new publisher. You ... Read more

A Voice From the Past

Short Fiction Story by JC Scull Originally published in LetterPile. JC Scull occasionally writes short stories and flash fictions. Some short stories are of a historical nature. Others are pure fiction. View more of his work at https://medium.com/@jules000120

Flesh to Ash

Eintou Poem by Nitika Balaram Nitika Balaram is a writer and lawyer with a creative soul. She was born in India, grew up in New Zealand and Australia, and currently lives in Egypt with her loving husband. Follow her writing journey on instagram @musings.by.nitika. 

Panic Attack

Free Verse Prose by Regan Minkel Regan Minkel resides in East Texas where she teaching writing full time at Tyler Junior College.

Someone Covered The Tracks With Snow

Free Verse Poem by Mykyta Ryzhykh Mykyta Ryzhykh is a poet from Ukraine (Nova Kakhovka Citу). Winner of the international competition «Art Against Drugs», bronze medalist of the festival Chestnut House, laureate of the literary competition named after Tyutyunnik.

Existential Musings

Free Verse Poem by Miriam Manglani Miriam Manglani lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts with her husband and three children. She works full-time as a Technical Training Manager. Her poems have been published in various magazines and journals. 


Free Verse Poem by Dee Allen Dee Allen is an African-Italian performance poet based in Oakland, California. Author of 7 books and 67 anthology appearances. Currently seeking a new publisher to transform his finished manuscript into a finished, printed 8th book. View more of his work at dee allen.


Poem by Diane Melby Diane Melby is an emerging poet whose writings reflect a lifelong exploration of spirituality, social justice, and human experience. She seeks glimpses into the inner workings of ordinary people and much of her work is birthed while hiking the trails that traverse this nation.

Mushroom Man

Flash Fiction by Bradford Gyori Bradford Gyori leads the MA in Creative Writing and Publishing at Bournemouth University, UK. His short fiction has been published in The Ghost Story, No Parties Magazine, Café Irreal, and Museums Journal. He has worked as a writer-producer for MTV, VH1, E!, FX and HBO online.  You can view more ... Read more

Rolling Down Life’s Highway In A Wheelchair

Free Verse Poem by Denise Landry Denise Landry is a disabled writer from Montreal Canada. Her poem “Misty the Mischievous” is in the anthology, (ZOOANTHOLOGY. And her story,“The Sled Ride Surprise” is the the anthology, The Gift by Sweetycat Press/ Steve Carr (2022).

Under the Radar

Short Story by Evie Groch Evie Groch’s opinion pieces, humor, poems, short stories, and memoir vignettes, along with other articles, have been published in the New York Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, in anthologies and on many online venues. She writes of travel, language, immigration, and justice.


Free Verse By Douglas Colston Douglas Colston hails from Australia and - having lived large, small and in-between - finds himself approaching his mid-50s with chronic mental and physical health conditions and endeavoring to provide a safe and supportive environment in which is children can grow and thrive. You can view more of is work ... Read more

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