August 13, 2018

Coming Soon in the Piker Press:

August 20, 2018
  • Rock Garden Harvey Silverman (essay memoir)
  • Flemish Painting Should Not Sound Like Something Caught in Your Throat Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
  • Polyglot Michael A. Griffith (poem unrhymed)
  • Stay Out of the Shadows John Patrick Robbins (poem unrhymed)
  • the one i Love the most Joel Schueler (poem unrhymed)
  • Dark Whispers: Night Breaks Ever So Gently Lydia Manx (short)
  • Siblings - Frederick Foote (cover story fiction sexuality)
August 27, 2018
  • 100 Opinions and Choices Sravani Singampalli (poem unrhymed)
  • Proliferation in the Wrong Place Ndaba Sibanda (poem unrhymed)
  • Red Cardinal Tohm Bakelas (poem unrhymed)
  • The Howling Plains Lana Bella (poem unrhymed)
  • Yogurt and Honey Robert Ronnow (poem unrhymed)
  • Dark Whispers: Guest in the Dungeon Lydia Manx (fiction horror vampires ghost)
  • Sinner, Come Home - Ralph Bland (cover story fiction life)
September 03, 2018
  • Henri Matisse Never Painted the Chicken Dance Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
  • Leonard Cohen My Friend Michael Lee Johnson (poem unrhymed)
  • Orphanese Lori Ann Minor (poem unrhymed)
  • Seasons Song Antony King (poem unrhymed)
  • The Frustrated Astronaut John Grey (poem unrhymed)
  • Dark Whispers 01 Lydia Manx (serial fiction, horror vampire)
  • Armed and Dangerous Ken Dubuque (fiction humor)
September 10, 2018
  • An Estuary in Time Brandon Marlon (poem unrhymed)
  • Golden Giant Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • I Flap My Hurts Like Broken Wings Eddie Awusi (poem unrhymed)
  • Napoleonic Code Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • Nowadays Rajnish Mishra (poem unrhymed)
  • The Whaler John Anthony Fingleton (poem rhymed)
  • Dark Whispers 02 Lydia Manx (serial fiction, horror vampire)
September 17, 2018
  • Counting James D. Casey IV (poem unrhymed)
  • Just Lines Sanjeev Sethi (poem unrhymed)
  • No Words Needed John Patrick Robbins (poem unrhymed)
  • Of Some People and Their Privileges Ndaba Sibanda (poem unrhymed)
  • The Insanity of It All Ann Christine Tabaka (poem unrhymed)
  • Dark Whispers 03 Lydia Manx (serial fiction, horror vampire)
September 24, 2018
  • Fall Salmon Run Frederick Foote (poem unrhymed)
  • Gloucester Massachusetts Tohm Bakelas (poem unrhymed)
  • I can taste each one of my shortcomings Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
  • Sons and Daughters of the Soil Ndaba Sibanda (poem unrhymed)
  • To the Girl Without a Voice Lori Ann Minor (poem unrhymed)
  • When I Listen More Sravani Singampalli (poem unrhymed)
  • Dark Whispers 04 Lydia Manx (serial fiction, horror vampire)
October 01, 2018
  • Babysitting Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
  • Ulzana's Raid Robert Ronnow (poem unrhymed)
  • Found and Lost Ken Dubuque (fiction humor)
October 08, 2018
  • A Wild Toast to Furious Change Eddie Awusi (poem unrhymed)
  • Ash Michael A. Griffith (poem unrhymed)
  • Evening Broadcast Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • Golden Paradise Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • Saskatchewan Sky Michael Lee Johnson (poem unrhymed)
October 15, 2018
  • Cuniculus Sanjeev Sethi (poem unrhymed)
  • Disrespect for Life Disguised as Fun Ndaba Sibanda (poem unrhymed)
  • They Always Put the Laundry in the Basement Because Doing Laundry is Hell Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
  • Under the Caldera Brandon Marlon (poem unrhymed)
October 22, 2018
  • House on Rodgers Tohm Bakelas (poem unrhymed)
  • Miscarried Lori Ann Minor (poem unrhymed)
  • Lucky Ken Dubuque (fiction humor)
October 29, 2018
  • Do you remember when we spoke of swans? John Anthony Fingleton (poem unrhymed)
  • Night Terrors Ferris E. Jones (poem unrhymed)
  • The Waiting Is the Hardest Part Ann Christine Tabaka (poem unrhymed)
November 05, 2018
  • Eulogy Harvey Silverman (essay death love)
  • On the Beach 1838 Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • This Old House Michael H. Brownstein (poem unrhymed)
  • When A Man Die Eddie Awusi (poem unrhymed)
November 12, 2018
  • Grand Design Sanjeev Sethi (poem unrhymed)
  • Hero Sandwiches That Save the Day Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
  • Problems Robert Ronnow (poem unrhymed)
  • Sandstorm Brandon Marlon (poem unrhymed)
November 19, 2018
  • Not Your Masterpiece Lori Ann Minor (poem unrhymed)
  • Your funeral is on Friday Michael A. Griffith (poem unrhymed)
December 03, 2018
  • Gold Heaven Hongri Yuan (poem unrhymed)
  • The Fine Print Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • William Golding Was a One Hit Wonder Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
December 10, 2018
  • Stardust Lori Ann Minor (poem unrhymed)
  • Vector Sanjeev Sethi (poem unrhymed)
December 24, 2018
  • Pulling a Fast One in the Slow Lane Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
December 31, 2018
  • Brunch Gary Glauber (poem unrhymed)
  • Chronicity Sanjeev Sethi (poem unrhymed)
January 07, 2019
  • His Lead Man Flaked Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
January 28, 2019
  • Last Night I Dreamt Giraffes Back into the Wild Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)
February 11, 2019
  • Interpretive Dance for the New Moon Ryan Quinn Flanagan (poem unrhymed)

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