We are pleased to announce the winners of our Fall 2018 contest! Contest winners will each receive an 1000$ prize and publication in issue 75!
We opened to contest submissions in Nonfiction and Flash Prose in September through November, under the theme, DESIRE. We had Finalist Judge Jo Ann Beard judging Nonfiction, and Finalist Judge Nicole Walker, judging Flash Prose.
And now, the winners!
Jon Riccio interviews Robert Carr about his new book, The Unbuttoned Eye.
This get-together is entirely brunette and liquid and will pass right through us like bright lights or cheap liquor.
When I think of what I want your name to be, I think of the undoing of a corset, and I want it to resemble laughter.
And there they went storming up the beaches, afalling from the windows, twisting by the pools, thinking up something cruel, (like) carrying water in slotted spoons…
She extended one arm towards me, then another. I allowed her ten limbs to encircle me, snake around my ribs, under my arms, between my clothed thighs. I got one glimpse of her pink, rubbery face before her hooked beak caught me. It clamped my mouth so hard I tasted blood.