I don’t feel safe here. It isn’t safe anywhere, for me. But I try to seek refuge here amid the demons as I know how to behave in this space.
Months back, we asked which novels you were currently reading. Here’s one from the archive on which both a reader/past contributor and editor commented. And congratulations to George Saunders on winning this year’s Man Booker Prize. Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders “An insightful, humorous commentary on human nature. Each […]
Straight out of college I took a very corporate job — the kind with an annual week set aside to celebrate itself, complete with a cake in the shape of its logo and “fun” pop quizzes on company history.
Maybe you read TFP’s Monday flash as you sit behind your desk or on your phone on the subway on the way to work or as you pour your morning coffee/tea/green sludge/chocolate chip smoothie.
We’re starting out the New Year early, with an open call for our first (and hopefully annual) flash fiction contest
Have you read a book that truly horrified you? Terrified you into keeping your feet under the covers?
You’ve written from the heart about your first tattoo, memorialized it as a rite of passage.
For me, the best part of starting a new writing project is discovery.