Chelsey Clammer: Home Is Where the Hoard Is

We’re sharing a big closer today, an activator and a reminder, y’all, a solidarity story for worser and for better, Chelsey Clammer’s [>>] “Home Is Where the Hoard Is“:

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This essay originally appeared in SC 9.1, available in print and ebook editions in our storeRead on!

Taylor Drake: Rumination

It’s a delight to share this heavy night-pill of a tale, Reader, second prize winner in our 2020 flash contest, Taylor Drake’s [>>] “Rumination” (to be taken on an empty stomach).

This flash originally appeared in SC 9.1, available in print and ebook editions in our storeRead on!

Maurice Moore: Transcript- Suga – Oral and Visual – Volumes 2 of 10

O Reader, dear, look with us into a Black future, this speculative fiction story (partially serialized, as the title might suggest) by Maurice Moore: “Transcript- Suga – Oral and Visual – Volumes 2 of 10.”

This short story originally appeared in SC 9.1, available in print and ebook editions in our storeRead on!

Dallas Crow: The Sleepers

Oh, to sit in some dubiously-wiped-down public massage chairs again, dear Reader! To breathe the conditioned air between the Book Bath and the Pretzel Kang. We love Dallas Crow’s [>>] sleepers:

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

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!