With much of the planet in conflict, a unique solution is settled upon in Charlie Galbraith's short story. Illustration by Matt Harrison Clough.
Literary submissions are now open for our 17th issue on the theme of 'Future'. Send in your short fiction or poetry before the January 26th deadline.
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Thomas Willshire's poem captures that frustrated, deep longing for warmer weather that ascends once winter arrives. Illustration by Katey Harvey.
With Christmas around the corner, what do you get for that person with a penchant for literature, short fiction or poetry? We might have the answer...
A poem by Marcus Smith, capturing the energy, atmosphere and excitement that hangs in the air before an adventure. Illustration by Stuart Patience.
A day at the beach takes a surprising turn in Carol Farrelly's short story of paralysis, courage and willpower. Illustration by Jörn Kaspuhl.
Austin Harlingham's poem rallies against the monotony of the rat race, celebrating the world out there we haven't yet explored. Illustration by Chris Ede.
Faced with losing his eyesight, an elderly man puts his hope in a circus performer with an unconventional gift in Mike Fox's short story. Illustration by Luis Pinto.
Inspired by a photo of a stranger on a friend's wall, Sharon Lask Munson's poem considers the nature of our relationships to our ancestors. Illustration by Yaimel Lopez.
A man tries to unshroud the mystery of his parents and his past in Ty Landers' short story, set in the American South. Illustration by Bartosz Kosowski.
A hope-filled poem by Katherine Venn, referencing the slowness that exists before a major change in one's life. Illustration by Silvia Stecher.
A woman uncovers a curious truth as she explores the house she's been gifted by a perfect stranger. Short story by Christine Burns, illustration by Elina V.G.
A poem by Gavin Bryce, inspired by the miraculous first few hours of his son's life and its maritime parallels. Illustration by Ricardo Bessa.
A swift inhalation of every single page from our recently launched Hope issue, condensed into a 16 second animated GIF for optimum sensory overload.