Bran' new story up at Five Chapters called "Let them down slowly." It will be serialized all this week, so stay put and click refresh until something changes.
Here's a taste:
“Poets can be revolutionaries,” she said. It did embarrass him when she spoke in such naked ways, but he listened eagerly. “You can write your way into a new fake world, in a story, so why not write to make a new way to live in the real world? What about all these?” She pointed at the shelves lined with books.
“But,” he said, “Words require force, action, muscle. They are meaningless without them.”
“Then act,” she said. She reached over him, her naked body against his, her breath hot against his face, and turned off the light.
Everybody skips "Ignoreland," right?
The new Sonora Review is available for purchase here. You'll find a story called "The Micropedia of You and Me," which is something I did. If you happen upon it on your travels, put down some quarters and take it home with you.
I promise you won't be sorry.
Go check out the newest issue of PINBALL, one of the best literary magazines available online.
And I say that with no bias whatsoever.