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Afterlife is a sci fi/western action serial published every other week. Join us in a post-apocalyptic journey through a future where life has become little more than a struggle for survival. However, where there’s life, there’s always hope.
I was 23
when Charles Bukowski died.
I was in New York City, Continue…
Every Friday, we’ll be doing a series of collaborative competitions where an artist provides us with a photograph or a painting (or something else) and we will attach a short story of flash fiction that is 250 words or less.
We ask you to do the same and give us your best flash fiction story of 250 words or less which you can leave in the COMMENTS section below. We’ll choose the winning submission which will be published as a separate piece and featured on our front page the following Thursday.
To get you started, ours is after the break. Let this handsome fellow be your inspiration this week …
So you may be asking yourself “Are we really doing this?” Wrestling’s fake, right? So how could there possibly be a most underrated professional wrestler? Like many as a child, I was one day confronted with the world-shattering news that Hulk Hogan wasn’t really beating anyone up. It wasn’t quite as bad as when I found out that (KIDS STOP READING NOW! I DON’T WANT YOU HATING ME THE REST OF YOUR LIVES! ) Santa Claus doesn’t really exist, but it was close. So how can there be a most underrated wrestler in a fake sport that isn’t really even a sport? I mean, they call it sports entertainment for a reason, after all. Continue…
The return of Microfiction Monday saw a number of entries. After careful consideration, Amanda Clothier is our big WINNER. Congratulations!
Amanda writes a blog called Cooking Up a Book in which she shares some of her writing, her experiences in self-publishing, and the things which divert her from sticking to task! Like most of us, she is an expert procrastinator. She writes poetry, short stories and children’s stories.
Amanda’s story follows below. Continue…
Ah, Hollywood! The Oscars! The festival of stars! Of course, I didn’t have access to any fabulous Oscar festivities this year. Not even a simple keg party invitation. So with nothing else to do, me and Dan O’Day McClellan headed down to Hollywood Blvd to see what the common folk were doing. This is what we saw.
The Oscars are once again upon us. Below are my picks.
“12 Years a Slave” WINNER
“Dallas Buyers Club”
“The Wolf of Wall Street” Continue…