Category Archives: Issue 2: Winter

Author Spotlight: Brian Fender

Brian Fender is 44 and lives with ALS.  Despite being unable to speak, he is thankful for the inspiration that comes with a new day and the technological devices that make acting on the inspiration possible. Fender holds an MFA in fiction writing from the New School University.  Fender is published in Permafrost vol. 33, Paper

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‘Goosebumps’ Art Gets a Monsterly Awesome Update

Who doesn’t remember those awesome R.L. Stine books that scared every kid in America? Those stories could make turning the lights out a cause for terror. They were kind of a rite of passage for a lot of bibliophiles like myself, and they’ll always have a special little place in my black heart. It’s no surprise

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Author Spotlight: Julienne Grey

Julienne Grey was recently awarded the Slice Literary Writers’ Conference Scholarship and has done feature interviews for Slice Magazine.  Her work has appeared in Pindeldyboz, Squawk Back, theNewerYork, and Quail Bell Magazine.  She has stories forthcoming in Joyland, SmokeLong Quarterly, Blue Fifth Review, and Slice issue 16.

Sunshine House by Julienne Grey

The first time Patrick came to Delilah’s Diner he was so afraid she’d laugh that his face went pink.  “Two eggs over easy, sprinkled with sweet relish and pine nuts.  And one orange juice with maraschino cherries, please.” “I’ll see what I can do,” Delilah replied. “—If that’s too hard, I can try something else,”

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