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The Lights of Wonderland by Rebecca Birch

The Lights of Wonderland by Rebecca Birch

The Lights of Wonderland by Rebecca Birch It’s never truly dark here on Rigel Five, or Wonderland, as Alison and I re-christened it upon making landfall. Nighttime is a heavy blue blanket softened by the bioluminescent fungus forest, its mushroom caps gleaming rose, periwinkle, and violet. We wandered among the thick blue stalks, swathed inRead more about The Lights of Wonderland by Rebecca Birch[…]

The Last Time You’ll See Me. The First Time We’ll Meet. by Stephen S. Power

The Last Time You’ll See Me. The First Time We’ll Meet. by Stephen S. Power

The Last Time You’ll See Me. The First Time We’ll Meet. by Stephen S. Power Mt. Bethel, Pennsylvania didn’t much care about the asteroid. Church attendance increased a bit. So did DUI stops. And warnings given to drunk drivers. A few people left for places they’d always wanted to see. Miller’s crew went home toRead more about The Last Time You’ll See Me. The First Time We’ll Meet. by Stephen S. Power[…]

A Sea of Mauve and Lavender and Eyestalks By Alexis A. Hunter

A Sea of Mauve and Lavender and Eyestalks By Alexis A. Hunter

A Sea of Mauve and Lavender and Eyestalks By Alexis A. Hunter You chase a colored phantom on the air, in silence. The thin clump of an audience fades to your periphery as you throw yourself into the poem. Moving one limb at a time, you linger on each step. You can’t make them understandRead more about A Sea of Mauve and Lavender and Eyestalks By Alexis A. Hunter[…]