Katherine Ann Davis: The Hero and the Hot Dog Vendor

Today’s share is a humble street-food cart of wholesome goodness and community theater, Dear Reader. This one’s all about mutual care. Okay, it might have a rabbit punch to spare once in a while. But still, admire it, Reader, Katherine Ann Davis’s [>>] “The Hero and the Hot Dog Vendor”:

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

Issue 8.2 Published!

Check it! The latest and greatest, steaming damn hot off the presses:

Storm Cellar Vol. VIII No. 2, Winter 2020 is nicknamed “Sisal”

Click away on the delicious print and magical ebook editions.

Contents

2019 FORCE MAJEURE FLASH CONTEST
Chila Woychik – The Importance of Air [1st Prize]
Anthony DiPietro – Possession Diary [2nd Prize]
Z Kennedy-Lopez – Scrounge [2nd Prize]
Lindsay Reeve – Cake [Honorable Mention]
Lee Ann Gallaway-Mitchell – Combustion [Honorable Mention]
Pınar Yaşar – The Future [Honorable Mention]

FICTION
Katherine Ann Davis –  The Hero and the Hot Dog Vendor
Michelle Geoga – Infatuation
Jessie Lovett Allen – Engine Flush

NONFICTION
Arlandis Jones – Big Shoe Dance

FLASH
Raymond Deej – I’ve Been Sulking over Dennis and His Gold
Parker Young – Van Gogh at Work

POETRY
Kimberly L. Becker – The Unmade Bed
Adam Schechter – the Thin Alley
Sarah Lyons-Lin – birth, 5
Suzanne Schultheis – Holes
Joseph Johnson – After Great Beauty
Sasha Torchinsky – u won’t see me cry
Katherine Fallon – The Book on Fractures IV
Erin Wilson – Tungsten
brian g gilmore – red rooster bar, idlewild, michigan (for jeff and tamm)

IMAGES
Kelly DuMar – Pen & Ink
Jason Kerzinski – from Tenderness
David Troupes – two sketches
Elliot Parker – The Rain In June Helped Us Grow
Keith Hood – Soul Glove
covers by Jaina Cipriano – Look Quick, Solids, Home Again, and Think About Your Food

PLUS
Rejected Goops

Katharine Coldiron: The First Snow

It’s cold outside, babies, and so here’s a chilling tale for one and all to heed, Katharine Coldiron’s icepick of a story, “The First Snow.”

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This story originally appeared in Storm Cellar 6.3, available in our storeRead on!

Charlie Watts: Mrs. Pomeroy’s Table

We got your knickknacks and your gollybodramps at our estate sale, Dear Reader, but most specially we’ve got Charlie Watts’s heirloom-quality “Mrs. Pomeroy’s Table“:

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This story originally appeared in Storm Cellar 6.3, available in our storeRead on!

Sara Lippmann: Cute!

This one’s for all the tiny slices of life out there, replicating art and filling in all the nooks and crannies with detritus and delight, Sara Lippmann’s “Cute!”

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