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5 Poems photo
January 20, 2014 | Poetry

5 Poems

Suad Khatab Ali

a drunk salaryman in baggy gray suit
buys a meal replacement bar
from the vending machine

2 Poems photo
January 17, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

J. Scott Bugher

THE COIN COLLECTOR I met the man in control of this vending machine gig for my eight-week review and was told I might get a break<a class="more" href="/web_features/2-poems--24">... more</a>

Foxes photo
January 16, 2014 | Fiction


Joseph Horton

You are driving home from a place that makes its own beer, where it seemed wrong to order just a few because this is a small business and<a class="more" href="/web_features/foxes">... more</a>

3 Sad Sonnets photo
January 15, 2014 | Poetry

3 Sad Sonnets

Brenna York

One Can’t write now would be too sad to read. My celeb crushes get married or domestic. I’m like a pair of dollar store<a class="more" href="/web_features/3-sad-sonnets">... more</a>

The Man Who Painted Night photo
January 15, 2014 | Fiction

The Man Who Painted Night

Sarah Domet

It was a difficult job for the man who painted night.  First off, he always stained his clothes.  An occupational hazard,<a class="more" href="/web_features/the-man-who-painted-night">... more</a>

Benjamin Percy Interview for Red Moon photo
January 14, 2014 | Interview

Benjamin Percy Interview for Red Moon

Matt Bell

Benjamin Percy is the author most recently of the novel Red Moon (out this month in paperback), as well as<a class="more" href="/web_features/benjamin-percy-interview-for-red-moon">... more</a>

Becoming the Soup Nazi (part 2) photo
January 13, 2014 | Food & Drink

Becoming the Soup Nazi (part 2)

Joe Sacksteder

Read part one of Joe's adventures through soup nazi'ing here. —TURKEY CHILI (The Other Side of<a class="more" href="/web_features/becoming-the-soup-nazi-part-2">... more</a>

3 Poems photo
January 13, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems

Joshua Young

Ohio we belong in the grass. my twin is in every photo. we made our way out of the alley, rockford files dialogue, fedora, the<a class="more" href="/web_features/3-poems--21">... more</a>

6 Poems photo
January 10, 2014 | Poetry

6 Poems

Lucas Simon Foster

Should we smash the cricket of silence and smear its remains on our knees?
How do you feel about rap music? Do you know A$AP Rocky?
I don’t like Lil Durk yet; I don’t like Rich Homie Quan yet—it’s 2011.

Just Like... photo
January 9, 2014 | Nonfiction

Just Like...

Alex Myers

I had no business in a haberdashery store that expensive as a seventeen-year-old high school student most recently employed as a dishwasher; even less so as a recently self-declared man, an until-three-weeks-ago woman, lurking timidly, covetously, in the racks of ties.  

2 Poems photo
January 8, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

Jeff Tigchelaar

Dude, You Killed a Marsupial               for my brother   What I’ve learned about opossums since that gruesome<a class="more" href="/web_features/2-poems--22">... more</a>

Becoming the Soup Nazi (part 1) photo
January 6, 2014 | Food & Drink

Becoming the Soup Nazi (part 1)

Joe Sacksteder

Just look at those soup prices when Clinton was in office.   —MULLIGATAWNY (The Pain and the<a class="more" href="/web_features/becoming-the-soup-nazi-part-1">... more</a>

3 Poems photo
January 6, 2014 | Poetry

3 Poems

Kathleen Schenck

Marlon Brando works at the full-serve Sunoco

2 Poems photo
January 3, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

Jon Conley

you come in tell me of your night like the boys all stared at ur tits

A Review of the Foreign Flavors of Lay’s in China photo
January 3, 2014 | Food & Drink

A Review of the Foreign Flavors of Lay’s in China

Peter Tieryas Liu

For most foreigners overseas, the closest they’ll ever come to tasting American cuisine will<a class="more" href="/web_features/a-review-of-the-foreign-flavors-of-lay-rsquo-s-in-china">... more</a>

Gift Horse photo
January 2, 2014 | Fiction

Gift Horse

Jeremiah Budin

Leo and I are dicking around in his room after school when I pull this big cardboard box out of the closet. —What is this? I<a class="more" href="/web_features/gift-horse">... more</a>

Ask Mira photo
January 1, 2014 |

Ask Mira

Mira Gonzalez

In my experience, it has been more helpful to have resolutions with a more quantitative approach, like 'cutting back on meat' or 'doing less drugs' or 'not being in a relationship for a while'. 

Happy Birthday to Me photo
January 1, 2014 | movie reviews

Happy Birthday to Me

Sean Kilpatrick

This movie is a semiotic fuck you

2 Poems photo
January 1, 2014 | Poetry

2 Poems

Mira Gonzalez

sex feels like a burden when you aren't on drugs

Escape from Tomorrow photo
January 1, 2014 | movie reviews

Escape from Tomorrow

Sean Kilpatrick

Behold the ass of Mickey