"Caroline"

"I had been looking forward to that night for a long time. Days. Nothing would go wrong. I had made dinner and sat down with her. My date for the evening. She was a woman I saw every day at the park..."

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Manou Jonink
"The Present"

Upon careful observation, her reflection revealed to her the following:

In the two years since she met with him last, a grey hair had sprouted. It was defiant and never invisible.

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Anusha Srinivasan
"Untitled"

I love you in liquid form, shapelessly I flow through your body. I travel your temple’s narrow corridors and I suck the darkness within.

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Platon
"Man on the Moon"

I am sitting on the roof with a leftover bottle in my hand. Looking into the dark void of a still sea below. Looking up at the night sky, with clusters of stars peaking out between peculiar tiger stripe clouds.

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“A House In The Sky”

It was on that night that Moussa followed Samba and his siblings, Rooka and Ziko, to the football court. When Samba saw him, he tried to hide the food, but Moussahad already seen it. He grabbed Samba by his shirt and slapped his face.

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Mirette Bahgat
"Ode To The Writer"

I want to be a morning person, not a mourning person. Not anymore. I will mourn for about an hour, early, each morning for the night that passed by my window and I didn’t see. Not like the old days, with another glass in my hand

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Platon
"Afternoons"

Alice was on a mission of the utmost importance. You will have to be extremely careful and courageous, the King of Kings had said to her. He had given her an ampoule containing magic coloured sand, explaining that

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Elisa Sabbadin
"The Long Run"

hat need to laugh loudly and hysterically to free himself from the folly of the house. It was almost too much again. He snorted to suppress it and paced back and forth in the living room, his contracted face reflecting itself in the glass furniture and in the mirrors

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Elisa Sabbadin