Doug Bolling: Measurings

Winter has its depts, its benthic cold — or what we imagine to be cold after the manner of the unlit deep, which is really quite steady temperature-wise. What’s cold is the wind coming over the mountain. You’ve been there. Here’s Doug Bolling’s lonsdalite poem “Measurings“:

Doug Bolling - Measurings[sample]

This poem originally appeared in SC 3.1. Purchase a copy or download from our store. If you remember, subscribe. Read on!


Lindsey Gates-Markel: Monologue

Growing up, or growing blind, or something in between, an unavoidable consequence of autonomy, don’t you think? From our first theme issue, “women,” comes Lindsey Gates-Markel’s short fiction “Monologue.”

Lindsey Gates-Markel - Monologue [sample]

This story originally appeared in SC 2.2. Get the latest from our store, or subscribe! Read on.


Tom Howard: Ghosts

Preëmpting further procession of the celestial spheres, which probably is a lie anyway, here’s Tom Howard’s cold flash, “Ghosts“:

Tom Howard - Ghosts [sample]

“Ghosts” originally appeared in Storm Cellar 3.2 — order a fresh back issue or DL yr ebook, son. Subscribers keep us alive this link claims. Read on!


Sarah Stanton: Swarm

Repopulated from the archive after an ominous rest, here’s a poem for chilled clouds and chained winds, Sarah Stanton’s “Swarm”:

Sarah Stanton - Swarm [sample]

Get caught up — download the latest issue in any major ebook format from our store. Read on!


NEW Essay: Jeff Burt’s “I Am Homeless”

Welcome, 2015 and winter here in the Northern Hemisphere. There are those among us who have less, whose desire has been honed down, oh, so far. Let us look, really look. Consider this short essay on being displaced, from our latest issue, Jeff Burt’s “I Am Homeless—Twelve Steps“:

Jeff Burt - I Am Homeless—Twelve Steps[sample]

This essay originally appeared in Storm Cellar 4.1. Support the artist, support the arts: subscribe, and purchase single issues or ebooks (or both!) from our store. Read on!


Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 135 other followers