Dorothy Chan: A-List Celebrities and Chinese Immigrant Families

Oh readers, the summer’s sloping down into the wide, wide bog of autumn, and we’re all glued to any good news we can find. We’re triply delighted to share this poem by Dorothy Chan [>>], lately of Honey Literary, “A-List Celebrities and Chinese Immigrant Families.”

This poem first appeared in SC 7.2, available in our shop in print and ebook formatsRead on!

Benny Brown: Ad Space

Summer gig blues, out there, for those who have a gig, and those who have to have have a gig. Find a little excitement in the “Ad Space,” this electricity-charged story by Benny Brown.

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This story first appeared in SC 7.2, available in our shop in print and ebook formatsRead on!

Jessica Howard: two images

The skillet’s over the coals, darlings, and the woods are alive! Today’s share is two plenipotent images from the illustrious Jessica Lei Howard [>>][insta]: Moon Eater and Saint Toad.

These images appeared in SC 7.2, available in our shop in print and ebook formatsRead on!

Susanna Space: Absence No. 4

We’re close to the quick, Dear Reader, our flash contest is closing soon, so delve in soonest this delight by Susanna Space [>>], “Absence No. 4.”

This flash appears in Storm Cellar #7.2, nicknamed “Strong Water,” available in delicious print and ebook editions in our store. Read on!

Issue 7.2 Is Out Now!

After a great deal of sisyphean pushing on our part, O Reader, it’s here it’s finally here! ANNOUNCING:

Storm Cellar Vol. VII No. 2, Winter 2019, nicknamed “Strong Water” → click for the delicious print and ebook editions.

Contents

FICTION
Benny Brown – Ad Space
Matthew Sterner-Neely – Two and a Half Americans in a Tower
A.L. Rowser – The Rope

NONFICTION
Maame Blue – Calling
Amy Stonestrom – High Latitude

POETRY
Dorothy Chan – A-List Celebrities and Chinese Immigrant Families
Rainie Oet – The Ride That Loops Infinitely / Tall Bed Above Water
Albert Lee – 歌個個問題  [14 Problems]
B.B.P. Hosmillo – I Don’t Lay Hold of People Anymore Except the Importance of Being Wrong
Harry Edgar Palacio – It’s Funny What the Fuchsia Sky Can Do
Joshua Sassoon Orol – Minyan
Jenny Mueller – To Read Ashberry; from Postcards
Clare Louise Harmon – First-Hand Accounts of the Performance of Western Art Music
Jasmyn DiMeglio – How I Learned to Be Gay Here
Natalia Prusinska – StrangeDry Orgasm
Kelly Fordon – White Women Flinging Cans of Paint at the Wall
Suzanne Cody – Adultish (Yes)

FLASH
Susanna Space – Absence No. 4
Tamara L. Panici – Autumn Epiphany
Sheree Winslow – Postcards from My Future Self: Hurricane Mills, Tennessee
R.L. Aseret – Brother, Eye, Hospital
Elaine Terranova – Peace
Matthew Woodman – Decolonization
Regina Ernst – Vuelta

IMAGES
Allison Janicki – Dreamscape
Bette Ridgeway – Crysalis II
Matt Prater – Flyover
Alex Wells Shapiro – Pocketing
Zoya Kruse-Wu – The Hydra [front cover]
chello firefly sherman – demfolk [back cover]

PLUS
Rejected Events I Must Now Accept Happened While I Was Employed by an Ivy League Institution