Issue Sixty-Four June 17, 2019

“Air pockets of beauty”—A Letter from the Editor

Stories:

What I Wore Claudia Monpere

My Body Double Begins the Whole 30 Diet Krys Malcolm Belc

Shallow Water Caits Meissner

Viewfinder Christopher Santantasio

ESL Lucas McMillan

Flyover Jen Julian

“Parasol,” Demetrios Jameson, 1947 C. Line Beston

The House That Is Currently My Mother’s House (but Was Previously My Parents’ House and Will Soon Be a Stranger’s House) Is the Perfect Setting for Nightmares Liz Declan

In Darkest Sky Jennifer Wortman

The Least Fucked Up People Max Hipp

The Space of a Decade Jake TS Wryte

Concepts Like Brian Brooke Randel

Milk Money Chloe Vaughan

Flat Stanley trusts Jennifer A. Howard

Practice Mary Kane

Good Old Leon Matthew Vollmer

The Day of Small Things Emily Dezurick-Badran

Interviews with:

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Krys Malcom Belc by Ron A. Austin

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with C. Line Beston by Eliezra Schaffzin

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Liz Declan by Alvin Park

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Emily Dezurick-Badran by Ashley Inguanta

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Max Hipp by Gay Degani

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Jennifer A. Howard by Michael Czyzniejewski

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Jen Julian by Tyler Barton

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Mary Kane by Sarah Layden

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Lucas McMillan by Jason Teal

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Claudia Monpere by Leigh Camacho Rourks

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Caits Meissner by Karen Craigo

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Brooke Randel by Kinga Ławicka

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Christopher Santantasio by Jan Elman Stout

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Chloe Vaughan by Sharmini Aphrodite

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Jennifer Wortman by Lori Baker Martin

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Jake TS Wryte by Eva Wong Nava

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Matthew Vollmer by Michael Czyzniejewski

Issue Sixty-Four Playlist

Looking for a soundtrack while you read the new stories in Issue 64? Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered. Here is the playlist for Issue 64. Read more about why our authors chose their songs:   Mary Kane, “Practice” – “No. 1 Green Street” by Grant Green My song for the playlist is Grant Green … Continue reading Issue Sixty-Four Playlist

SmokeLong Flash Fiction Workshop — London, July 6th

Continuing our tour of the UK, SmokeLong is thrilled to announce our workshops in London. That’s right: not one, but two! On July 6th, we’ll be offering a three-hour morning session on writing compelling flash fiction and a three-hour afternoon session on editing flash fiction. Join Co-Editor-in-Chief of SmokeLong Quarterly, Christopher Allen, and Submissions Editor … Continue reading SmokeLong Flash Fiction Workshop — London, July 6th