hobart logo

Showing results for 2015

A Hole in the World photo
January 7, 2015 | Nonfiction

A Hole in the World

Katie Moulton

Syllables hinge on a rustle of wings, but the difference of sound is the difference in friction between lips and teeth.

from Two Teenagers photo
January 7, 2015 | Poetry

from Two Teenagers

John Colasacco

  Two teenagers finish the last apple in the house and then wait for something to say. "I'm thirsty... more

Inutile photo
January 6, 2015 | Fiction

Inutile

Greg Mulcahy

When one didn’t work, turned to another one. Turned to one who could be spun. Turned and spun. That the language of... more

The Day Joe's House Caught Fire photo
January 5, 2015 | Comics

The Day Joe's House Caught Fire

Joe Worthen

it was a sort of boring day so me, kate, and david were just drinking and watching daytime television at my mom's house

Five Hundred and Ninety Miles of Hair photo
January 5, 2015 | Poetry

Five Hundred and Ninety Miles of Hair

Frank Montesonti

  A little nervous after my 70,000th cup of coffee this lifetime I was wary of forty-three year... more

Dosed Up photo
January 3, 2015 | Dispatches

Dosed Up

Victor Freeze

It was probably 3:3o in the morning and I was wide-awake because of the acid. I was anxious to do something but nothing in particular. I was jittery, lively.

I Remember When I Met U, Baby photo
January 2, 2015 | Poetry

I Remember When I Met U, Baby

Adrian Matejka

That’s / when the purple doors open into steamy / bathtub of surprise. That’s when there’s / an impossibly-deep Prince breath & then—

Ugly Sweater photo
January 2, 2015 | Coutoure Noir

Ugly Sweater

Tabitha Blankenbiller

I wanted to tell her to fuck off, but I didn’t know the term yet. “Okay,” I said.  It was the blandest, safest response to something I knew in my marrow there was no escaping. 

Crippling Anxiety And Self-Centered Fear: An Unedited Journal Entry Style Thing photo
January 1, 2015 | Dispatches

Crippling Anxiety And Self-Centered Fear: An Unedited Journal Entry Style Thing

Jordan Castro

There is nothing romantic about being young and dark and confused. Pain is real. It's funny on Twitter but it sucks irl. 

Great Moments in Cinematic Drinking: Tommy photo
January 1, 2015 | Great Moments in Cinematic Drinking

Great Moments in Cinematic Drinking: Tommy

Matt Sailor

Oliver Reed isn’t wasting any time. He has work to do, and he’ll be god-damned if he’s... more

Two Poems photo
January 1, 2015 |

Two Poems

Eleanor Kriseman

  men on trains A man on the L train says to his friend, "Nothing is more attractive than a woman who admits... more