Prose Contributors – Issue 7

Richard Calaman
He writes, plays spontaneous piano compositions like a rain storm, or the night sky, he paints… He was in search of the perfect place to live, by the water, and by an artful city, but this lead him back home, to this island, the very most ideal location all along.


Christina Dalcher
Christina Dalcher knits sentences from her home in the Land of Styron and Barbecue. Sometimes they hold together; sometimes they don’t. Find her work at Zetetic, After the Pause, Vine Leaves Journal, and others.


Kyle Hemmings
Kyle Hemmings lives and works in New Jersey. He has been published in Elimae, Smokelong Quarterly, This Zine Will Change Your Life, Blaze Vox, Matchbook, and elsewhere. His latest collection of poetry/prose is Future Wars from Another New Calligraphy. He loves 50s Sci-Fi movies, manga comics, and pre-punk garage bands of the 60s.


Michael Marrotti
Michael Marrotti is an author from Pittsburgh, using words instead of violence to mitigate the suffering of life in a callous world of redundancy. His primary goal is to help other people. He considers poetry to be a form of philanthropy. When he’s not writing, he’s volunteering at the Light Of Life homeless shelter on a weekly basis. If you appreciate the man’s work, please check out his book, F.D.A. Approved Poetry, available at Amazon.


Toti O’Brien
Toti O’Brien’s work appeared in Door Is A Jar, Syntax & Salt, Wilderness House, and Litro UK, among other journals and anthologies.


Daniel M. Shapiro
Daniel M. Shapiro is the author of Heavy Metal Fairy Tales (Throwback Books), How the Potato Chip Was Invented (sunnyoutside press), and The 44th-Worst Album Ever (NAP Books). He is the poetry and reviews editor for Pittsburgh Poetry Review.


Sophie van Llewyn
Sophie van Llewyn lives in Germany. She is an Assistant Editor with the literary magazine Bartleby Snopes. Her fiction has been published by or is forthcoming in Hermeneutic Chaos Journal, Halo, Unbroken Journal, Flash Frontier, The Molotov Cocktail, among others. You can find her on Twitter


Yitzchak Benjamin Young
Yitzchak Benjamin Young is a literary fiction writer from Columbus, Ohio. He enjoys getting lost in beautiful cities and sipping unhealthy amounts of espresso. If he isn’t reading, he’s probably off in a nook somewhere pushing out his next piece.

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Grace Black

Grace Black mingles with words as she navigates this realm.