Black Paint

By Loria Carnefix Loria Carnefix makes art that pushes back, art that acts as a megaphone—a visual voice—a tool to help empower people with confidence and worthiness and validation in …

Creation of God

By Shimma Ali The ground was hard. I sat hunched on my knees at a rural crossroads in the dead of night. My fingers dug into the dirt, fingernails scratching …

Hello, Father Ernie

By Josiah Hesse Father Ernie was gasping his last breaths when the faces of the children he’d abused appeared before him. It’d been decades since anyone called him “Father,” but …

WTF!!! (in red)

By Roseanna Frechette Art by Lonnie MF Allen You drag yourself up the stairs like some kind of rock star zombie on Benzos from heaven. “WTF!!!” you have just texted …

Traditions

by Douglas Spencer Douglas Spencer is an artist, musician, owner of Parallel Lines Framing, and founder and president of Disguise Club!