fiction, poetry, a little craziness & more          October 2010
Gemini  Magazine
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"TRANE'S WORLD"
by Debra Hurd
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FLASH FICTION
CONTEST
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SECOND PLACE
S.J. CAHILL
"LINES OF FORCE"
She sat in her robe and
waited while he adjusted the
legs of the tripod, slender
stick legs like those of a
great blue...
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MICAH HERZOG STACK
"THE SYNCHRONOUS CITY"
So picture me and this lil
broad cruising through uptown,
getting blazed, you know, just
vibing out. That psychotic-
sounding track “Mother” was
playing, and...
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ELIZABETH BARTON
"THREE MINUTES"
Oh God, please don’t let the
stick be blue. It
can’t be blue.
It
won’t be blue.  MORE
GLORIA NIXON-JOHN
"IRONING"
Even before Father sat down
he was looking for something
wrong. His eyes landed on the
center of the table...
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MAIJA RHEE DEVINE
"THE TRANSLATOR"
“You will not be offended by
the language we may use?” the
attorneys asked before I was
led to the courtroom.  
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KELLEY GREGG
"FLOWERS"
Business suffered. People didn’t
want to buy flowers anymore.
Except the boy, but he had
changed.  
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FLASH FICTION BOOK REVIEW
SOMEWHERE TO TURN
by Linda Courtland
rev. by Michael A. Kechula
The first story, “Day Job of the
Dolphin,” grabbed my attention and
began to cast the spell...
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POEM
"MERE WORDS"
by Joe Farley
Words won't paint the house/
or get the garden dug.  
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POEM
"LETTER HOME TO GANYMEDE"
by Jim Bennett
I have watched their/celebration of
their God/as they sit before a light
box/and it flickers...
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