with the diversity and imagination of those who visit our site to write.
Our third finalist who just complicated Stefanie Allison’s task as judge is Julie Mark Cohen. Our contest, The Third Annual Victor VillasenorFirst Sentence Contest, netted three diverse finalists; two are regularly submissive to me, and one is submitting for the first time. Read more
We are a non-political site, a writer’s site. We believe that people of all political persuasions should have an opportunity to humiliate themselves, but we never encourage them to do it here, or to espouse any specific religious views, believing that if religion is your bag, you are by definition sack-religious. Read more
Sounds like a perfect New Year’s sediment–oops!–sentiment!. And it comes from someone new to our site who found us by first visiting our friend and neighbor Victor Villasenor at http://victorvillasenor.com/. Read more
There are few guarantees in life (apart from my Mac’s irrational approach to uploading images – this is my third attempt). However, when an opening line includes the words “dead” and “cluttering”, we can pretty much guarantee that you’ll want to read on. Read more
Those opening syllables are subtle clues of what’s to follow. They are breadcrumbs on the trail of a literary adventure. We may not know exactly where we’re going, but we’re eager to buy a ticket for the ride. Read more