Asa Montgomery: The Apples of Maine

Trees are flowering & fruit will come, and this one’s about the apples, yeah, and a lot more than the apples, all the prickly knobs and poisonous seeds between us and the apples. Here’s Asa Montgomery’s “The Apples of Maine: A Compilation of the Historical, Physical and Cultural Characteristics of Apples Known to Have Been Grown in the State of Maine” —

This poem appears in Storm Cellar #7.1, nicknamed “Back Fire,” available in delicious print and ebook editions in our store. Read on!

Anthony DiPietro: Possession Diary

Oh, Reader, today we’re sharing with you this little book of confessions, true in every aspect except it’s okay if it’s not really sacred but more diabolical, we love it, Anthony DiPietro’s “Possession Diary.”

This flash appears in Storm Cellar #8.2, nicknamed “Sisal,” available in delicious print and ebook editions in our store. Read on!

Ann-Marie Blanchard: two poems

Today’s share comes to us from the far-off shores of Wisconsin; here are two poems by Ann-Marie Blanchard, “aerie” and “Halfway House”:

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Autumn Hayes: On Them

Dear Reader, today’s share is on to it and on it for those who will carry onward, Autumn Hayes’ “On Them“:

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