Micro features short, fresh pieces of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and those strange-but-beautiful writings that defy classification. Dedicated and avid readers constantly search through literary journals to find new work for the show. Micro's mission is to elevate small works with big voices and the writers and publications behind them.
Brownlee x Mitchell x Fish
Melissa Llanes Brownlee is a native Hawaiian writer living in Japan. Matt Mitchell is intersex as hell and wrote The Neon Hollywood Cowboy published by Big Lucks in 2021. Kathy Fish’s most recent work may be found in the Norton Reader, Copper Nickel, Washington Square Review, and is forthcoming in Ploughshares. Links and Info: MelissaContinue reading "Brownlee x Mitchell x Fish"
Shirey x Miller x Bond
DL Shirey lives in Portland, Oregon and has over 60 stories published. Jay Miller is a Montreal poet, editor, book reviewer, translator, and former copy- and technical writer. Jamy Bond’s stories and essays have appeared or are forthcoming in Barren Magazine, Flash Frog, X-R-A-Y Literary Magazine, Wigleaf, The Sun, and The Rumpus. Links and Info:Continue reading "Shirey x Miller x Bond"
Tenor x Goveas x Song
Kristin Tenor is the flash-fiction editor at CRAFT and has work in Bending Genres, Emerge Literary Journal, and elsewhere. Anita Goveas is British-Indian, based in London and her flash fiction collection Families and Other Natural Disasters is available from Reflex Press. Grace Q. Song is a poetry and fiction writer whose work has been includedContinue reading "Tenor x Goveas x Song"
England x DeVassie x Deep x Dean
Trent England is a playwright, fiction writer, and stay-at-home dad, and he lives in Boston. Thad DeVassie is a multi-genre writer and painter from Ohio and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Martins Deep is a Nigerian poet, artist, photographer, and currently a student of Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria, Nigeria. Tommy Dean isContinue reading "England x DeVassie x Deep x Dean"
Editor Edition: Rothman x Wong x Corley
Colleen Rothman is the founding editor of Nurture: A Literary Journal. She’s a writer based in New Orleans with work that’s appeared in The Atlantic, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, and Literary Hub, among other publications. Mimi Wong is a writer in Brooklyn, New York, and Editor-in-Chief of The Offing. Madeleine Corley is a writer by internalContinue reading "Editor Edition: Rothman x Wong x Corley"
Dasgupta x Schauber x Bedell
Shome Dasgupta lives in Lafayette, Louisiana, and is the author of seven books, including The Seagull And The Urn (HarperCollins India) and Anklet And Other Stories (Golden Antelope Press). Karen Schauber’s flash fiction appears in 50 international journals and magazines including Bending Genres, Brilliant Flash Fiction, and Fiction Southeast. Jack B. Bedell was Poet LaureateContinue reading "Dasgupta x Schauber x Bedell"
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Authors and poets reading their own material? Microfiction? Uhhh, yes please!
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