BOOK REVIEW: Neil and Other Stories

This is the cover photograph of author J. Bradley's flash fiction collection Neil and Other Stories (Whiskey Tit)

★★★★

Neil and Other Stories (WhiskeyTit, 2018) is the sharp edge of a bed frame, jutting out in the dark. It jabs into your shin, and the feeling bruises, lingers. But this time, strangely enough, you’re kind of glad it happened.

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BOOK REVIEW: So My Mother, She Lives in the Clouds

This is the cover photograph for Christopher D. DiCicco's flash fiction collection So My Mother, She Lives in the Clouds (Hypertophic Press)

★★★★★

The term magic realism doesn’t fit Christopher D. DiCicco neatly. This debut author from Hypertrophic Press does much more than paint evocative, surreal imagery in So My Mother, She Lives in the Clouds. He makes us feel too.

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