F(r)iction #16 Monsters

The Monsters Issue

F(r)iction anthology brings together the best stories from this and other worlds

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Naughty by Nurture

Words By Karen Brissette, Art By KELLEPICS

“This is the type of writing that needs to be published and is probably too truthful for commercial journals. Well done, brave editors, brave writers.”

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Kitchen Table MFA: An Alternative to the NYC/MFA Binary

Words By Nancy Reddy

Booksellers Without Bosses: Push/Pull

Words By Thomas Chisholm

July Literary Horoscopes

Words By Alyssa Jordan, Art By Joana Coccarelli

F(r)iction stands out for the sheer kinetic energy of its illustration. Drawings spill across every other page in a way that might seem reckless were it not so good-looking.”

—Neon Magazine


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Words By Ally Geist, Art By Ylanite Koppens
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No. 16, summer 2020

The Monsters Issue

Our summer issue is brimming with monsters, both real and imagined. These creatures creep out from the darkness, when we least expect it, threatening the safety—but more importantly, the sanity—of a…

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Editor's Note 

Editor’s Note

Words By Dani Hedlund

The Purpose of Monsters

Words By Dani Hedlund, Art By Samantha Dow
Short Story 

One Thousand Hands

Words By Rhiannon Snow, Art By Samantha Dow

Three Poems

Words By Ronda Broatch, Art By Hailey Brown