Brian Phillip Whalen: The Mother Cup

The school year is already bursting beyond its seams, it seems, its scenes seemingly itsy-bitsy screams itching to be seen. And lo: Brian Phillip Whalen’s [>>] teaching yearn, “The Mother Cup.”

This short story originally appeared in SC 6.2, available in print and ebook formats. Read on!

Amanda Haag: Huddle

We’re sharing today this well-met flash by Amanda Haag, “Huddle“:

This flash originally appeared in SC 6.1, available as an ebook right here. Do subscribe for more bolts from the blue, and read on!

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Jennifer Hu: Ornament of the Ambulance

Today’s share we nominated for a Pushcart in 2018, carefully burnishing Jennifer Hu’s “Ornament of the Ambulance“:

 

This poem originally appeared in SC 6.3, available in print and download formats at our store; to receive more like this via handy (e)mail, subscribe … and read on.

Gen Del Raye: My Mother Takes Me to a Public Bath

We’re back from summer break, friends! Just in time to sip on this delicious cup of flash, which won our 2018 Force Majeure Flash Contest, it’s Gen Del Raye’s “My Mother Takes Me to a Public Bath”:

  

This flash appears in in SC 7.1, available in print and as an ebook right here. Do subscribe for more, and read on!

Jenny Torres Sanchez: Maybe All Three

We’re happy to share a quick essay today, about place, and face, and memory, and the future of memory: Jenny Torres Sanchez’s [>>] “Maybe All Three.”

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Tap here for the 2018 Force Majeure Flash Contest, with $500 in prizes; ends 4/30.