Issue Sixty — The SmokeLong Quarterly Award for Flash Fiction

Published June 18, 2018

“All that flash can do”—A Letter from the Editor
by Tara Laskowski

Stories

Whale Fall—GRAND PRIZE WINNER by Alvin Park

All the Other Dogs Screaming—SECOND PLACE by Devin Kelly

Satellite—THIRD PLACE by Elaine Edwards

I Went To the Tardigrade by Eliezra Schaffzin

A Matter between Neighbors by Jennifer Wortman

I’m Ron McRain said Ron McRain by Jonathan Cardew

Boy by Tochukwu Emmanuel Okafor

Haunt by Theresa Hottel

Dark Little Spaces by Sam Burns

The Loneliness of the Siberian Chipmunk by Michelle Orabona

Taking Notes by Kerry Cullen

The Reader in the Square by Sara Johnson Allen

Anywhere We’ve Ever Wanted by Jonathan D. Nixon

It’s Over by Molly Giles

The Groundskeeper by Devin Kelly

The Color of the Sea at Noon by Kathryn McMahon

Mother of God by Michael R. Sloan

Everything There Is to Love on Earth by Lyndsie Manusos

The Good Old Days by Josh Weston

How Leopards Sleep by Molia Dumbleton

A Boy Who Does Not Remember His Father by Joy Baglio

Blemish by Jessica Cavero

The Cover-up by K.C. Mead-Brewer

Interviews

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Sara Johnson Allen interviewed by Leigh Camacho Rourks

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Joy Baglio interviewed by Mary Henn

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Sam Burns  interviewed by Mary Henn

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Jonathan Cardew interviewed by Michael Czyzniejewski

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Jessica Cavero interviewed by Tay Marie Lorenzo

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Kerry Cullen interviewed by Leslie Doyle

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Molia Dumbleton interviewed by Emily Capettini

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Elaine Edwards interviewed by Tara Laskowski

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Molly Giles interviewed by Veronica Montes

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Theresa Hottel interviewed by Joe Lucido

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Devin Kelly interviewed by Karen Craigo

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Lyndsie Manusos interviewed by Shelly Weathers

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Kathryn McMahon interviewed by Sarah K. Lenz

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with KC Mead-Brewer interviewed by Sierra Sitzes

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Jonathan D. Nixon interviewed by Jason Teal

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Tochukwu Emmanuel Okafor interviewed by Hananah Zaheer

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Michelle Orabona interviewed by Ron A. Austin

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Alvin Park interviewed by Jacob S. Knabb

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Eliezra Schaffzin interviewed by Victoria Cho

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Michael R. Sloan interviewed by John Milas

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Josh Weston interviewed by Sierra Sitzes

Smoke & Mirrors: An Interview with Jennifer Wortman interviewed by Michael Czyzniejewski