Nichole Rued: A Smart Girl’s Guide to Boys

Things are always gearing up for that date, aren’t they, hetero friends? Those greasy, bloody, screaming gears. The gears you’ve always been in. Prepare, if you dare, with Nichole Rued’s blinding CNF hermit crab “A Smart Girl’s Guide to Boys (A Found Essay)”:

This essay originally appeared in SC #8.1, available in print and ebook formats at our storeRead on!

Simon Perchik: [It starts at the foundry, softens]

Oh reader, rust is on the trees and the boards are locked up tight. We’re delighted to share this poem by Simon Perchik, “*”, which begins “It starts at the foundry…”

This poem closes out Storm Cellar 8.3, available in print and ebook formats over in our store. Read on!

Andrea Fuhrman: 0373

Today’s fabulous street photograph, 0373, comes to us from the eye of Andrea Fuhrman [>>]:

This photo originally appeared in SC 6.1, available as an ebook right here. Do subscribe for more hot snaps delivered to you. Read on!

Christine Stoddard: two mixed-media works

Today’s share comes from the delightful mind of Christine Stoddard [>>] of Quail Bell fame: “I Dream of Elephants” and “Bayou Gator 8”:

This issue of Storm Cellar (#5.2) is available in our store; click current above for the latest, and subscribe for more like this. And read on.

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Gen Del Raye: Homecoming

The longest night is behind us here in the northern hemisphere, and so here we are proud to share this homecoming flash by Gen Del Raye [>>]:

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