Image of Taking over San Francisco!
Short Story Dispenser

Taking over San Francisco!

From now on, San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit passengers on-the-go will be able to enjoy 1-, 3- and 5- minute stories from the 4 new Short Story Dispensers installed across the BART network located at Montgomery, Fruitvale, Richmond and Pleasant Hill stations!  
Sponsored by BART Communications and their Art Program, this project proposes screen free entertainment for commuters and, in the long run, an opportunity for Bay Area writers to be locally published and read on a unique medium.

From now on, San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit passengers on-the-go will be able to enjoy 1-, 3- and 5- minute stories from the 4 new Short Story Dispensers installed across the BART network located at Montgomery, Fruitvale, Richmond and Pleasant Hill stations!  
Sponsored by BART Communications and their Art Program, this project proposes screen free entertainment for commuters and, in the long run, an opportunity for Bay Area writers to be locally published and read on a unique medium.

Image of The Dispensers have been Short Circuited...
Short Circuit

The Dispensers have been Short Circuited...

And it’s out there! We’re so pleased to share with you Short Circuit #05. Our latest collection of poetry, stories, and children’s works, now circulating around the world via our Short Story Dispensers. In this issue, you’ll find bitter honesty and bare vulnerability; love and courage; connection and isolation. We hope you enjoy these tales as much as we do.  

 

And it’s out there! We’re so pleased to share with you Short Circuit #05. Our latest collection of poetry, stories, and children’s works, now circulating around the world via our Short Story Dispensers. In this issue, you’ll find bitter honesty and bare vulnerability; love and courage; connection and isolation. We hope you enjoy these tales as much as we do.  

 

Image of Creative Nonfiction
Contest

Creative Nonfiction

Hark! A new category of short pieces has now opened! Please welcome the Creative Nonfiction section where texts selected from our previous writing contests, such as America: colour it in and Long Story Short Award, are reunited with works from Creative Nonfiction magazine’s Sunday Short Reads serie. Creative writing has indeed a rosy future!

 

Hark! A new category of short pieces has now opened! Please welcome the Creative Nonfiction section where texts selected from our previous writing contests, such as America: colour it in and Long Story Short Award, are reunited with works from Creative Nonfiction magazine’s Sunday Short Reads serie. Creative writing has indeed a rosy future!

 

In need of a good read?

Children's

The Fairy Well

Patrick Ferrer

“Maroussia, don’t go too far from the house!”
The little girl shrugged. The old lady was calling to her from the cottage steps, waving her stick like when she rounded up the goats at... [+]