• The Defiled Artwork Of Brett Stout

    The Defiled Artwork Of Brett Stout

    Bretty Stout Brett Stout is a 40-year-old artist and writer. He is a high school dropout and former construction worker turned college graduate and paramedic. He creates mostly controversial work usually while breathing toxic paint fumes from a small cramped apartment known as “The Nerd Lab” in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. His work has appeared…

  • Apocrypha


    by RC deWinter my life is a grimoirescribed in invisible inkon vellum that crumbles at a touchunreadableand even if it wereyou wouldn’t want to a history of wrong choiceattributable only to pridecarelessness and haste i do not speak of these things what can be said in explanationexculpationexpiation?there are no words there are no words these…

  • Art by Jim George

    Art by Jim George

    Jim George Jim George is a writer-artist-songwriter-musician from Reading, PA. His fiction, poems and artwork have appeared in Otoliths, The MOON, The Sea Letter, The Ear, Lotus-eater, Defenestration, What Are Birds, ANON, Hock Spit Slurp, Queen Mob’s Tea House, and The Five-Two, among others; his nonfiction has been published in Playboy, Cinema Retro, and Best…

  • Art by Piotr Mańczak

    Art by Piotr Mańczak

    Piotr Mańczak Visual artist (mostly draughtsman) based in Gdańsk, Poland. Part of Rysmalex team (with Natalia Dopkoska), co-founder of Galeria UL art gallery (with Piotr T. Mosur), founder and chief editor of Dyskurs Lokalny printed art journal.

  • Bruised Brawler by Giana LaSpina

    Bruised Brawler by Giana LaSpina

    Gina LaSpina Giana LaSpina is a young artist from Nashville, TN. She prefers graphite, ink, and paints. Giana has been displayed in the Frist Museum of Art, and has been published in Weasel Press, Canvas Literary Journal, and Czykmate Productions. She is a proud vegan who enjoys reading, playing the bass, and baking/ cooking.

  • Christie ____s Andre by J. Ray Paradiso

    Christie ____s Andre by J. Ray Paradiso

    J. Ray Paradiso J. Ray Paradiso is a recovering academic in the process of refreshing himself as an experiMENTAL writer and photographer.

  • Election Time

    Election Time

    Allen Forrest (click image to read story) Allen Forrest is a writer, graphic artist, and filmmaker, the winner of the 2015 Leslie Jacoby Honor for Art at San Jose State University’s Reed Magazine, he lives in Vancouver, BC, Canada. His Bel Red landscape paintings are part of the Bellevue College Foundation’s permanent art collection in…

  • Art by Aja Dandridge

    Art by Aja Dandridge

    Aja Dandridge Aja Dandridge has been a reluctant Cleveland artist all her life, but her imagination extends far beyond the city’s borders. Her work often focuses on self-portraits of people across races, that are either brought to life by color or in dramatic shades of black and white. Her artwork has been featured in online…

  • Art by Tara J. Hunt

    Art by Tara J. Hunt

    Tara Hunt Tara Hunt is a self taught, professional artist working out of her art studio in West Palm Beach, FL. She enjoys adding a unique cubist perspective to her work in order to make each piece memorable. She finds inspiration in building materials and structures for many of her cubist works.

  • African Child by Emmanuel Kolawole

    African Child by Emmanuel Kolawole

    Emmanuel Kolawole I’m a pencil artist and I specialize in the use of graphite and charcoal to create photorealistic drawings. My works are physical representations of inspirations I get from the things going on around me. With my pencils, I strive to give life to the thoughts generated during my times of silence. Drawing is…