Dwayne
In: Flash Fiction 3 reviews
A man reads a social media post from an old crush. As flash fiction, it isn't meant to get much longer.
Austin James
In: Flash Fiction 4 reviews
Revised and resubmitted.
Austin James
In: Flash Fiction 6 reviews
A few of the many challenges in raising young children.
mark william mills
In: Short Story 4 reviews
How brief encounters with the people in his neighborhood inspire empathy in an elderly man.
smithreynolds
In: Novel Excerpt 3 reviews
This is part of a larger piece. I placed "FOG", and a piece called "SUNDOWN" in this workshop. Pas de Trois, a dance for three, is about Rudolpho, Mundo and Bliss,the day of Rudolpho's funeral.
Bellbird
In: Essay 4 reviews
Two lovers meet again after a separation of 20 years. One holds a secret, never revealed to the other. The encounter does not end well. Or perhaps it does.
mark william mills
In: Short Story 4 reviews
A three year old girl and the darkest motives of a vengeful motherhood.
strangevibrella
In: Short Story 7 reviews
A Kaleidoscopic take on the artificiality of contemporary romance and attraction.
mark william mills
In: Essay 4 reviews
An essay on my most recent visit with my grandmother and how we failed to connect within the branded space of a chain restaurant.
exoticfabric
In: Novel Excerpt 4 reviews
The beginning of a much longer story that this writer doesn't have the arrogance to expect strangers on the internet to read.
mark william mills
In: Short Story 4 reviews
A man, driven to suicide by crippling anxiety and addiction, finds his plans altered by a woman standing before him in a checkout line.
ginatroisi
In: Short Story 1 reviews
Sam, the protagonist, is struggling to assess what he and his wife, Maggie have left together after they endure a family tragedy.
Dorothy Rice
In: Flash Fiction 5 reviews
Three flash fiction pieces. Ideally can be read as separate or linked.
smithreynolds
In: Short Story 7 reviews
MUNDO and BLISS have been estranged for years. Bliss returns to bury Mundo's father. Pablo is Mundo's uncle, brother to the deceased. Pablo is featured in previously submitted short/short called FOG.
mark william mills
In: Short Story 6 reviews
An excitable man waiting in a checkout line gets slapped out of his thoughts and into reality by Marilyn Monroe.
Ric V.
In: Short Story 6 reviews
Two friends meet for their weekly drink at a nearby lounge. In the midst of their evening, the state of their friendship is brought into question.
mark william mills
In: Essay 3 reviews
A brief essay on despair and the need to keep going in spite of it.
Dorothy Rice
In: Flash Fiction 8 reviews
Flash fiction, just under 1000 words. Old home movies bring back difficult memories for a mother, reveal the past in a new way for the daughter.
chris_diplacito
In: Short Story 5 reviews
Life can be suffocating.
Bellbird
In: Novel Excerpt 5 reviews
Mitch is an Army intelligence officer who is in love with his wife - and his job. Winnie is fed up with Mitch's broken promises. Their 14-year old daughter, Maddie, is heading for trouble.
Ronzermonster
In: Short Story 4 reviews
A couple is driving to his family for Christmas Eve when they realize they forgot something.
Caso83
In: Short Story 4 reviews
A business man avoids reality for a few hours.
mark william mills
In: Essay 7 reviews
As an unexpected loss sinks in, our workaholic protagonist learns that cynicism can't protect against pain.
smithreynolds
In: Flash Fiction 9 reviews
What's right under your nose, you either see it or you don't.
chris_diplacito
In: Short Story 7 reviews
A troubled man - A neighbouring stranger – A cathartic ritual of redemption.