Read about Alexandra Lewis’s narrator’s discussion of cucumbers with her therapist in the short story, “Sea Cucumber.”
Sabrina Melendez battles gender norms in her modern twist to a heteronormative fairy tale.
Erin Breen’s short story “The Enchanted Family Forest” explores the decay of a family and its patriarch.
Luis is a sophomore at IAA, the Parallax poetry editor, and in this piece he explores a love story in the month of November.
Devin Debowski, a 17-year-old studying 3-D art at Idyllwild Arts Academy, delves into the dark with this collection of vignettes, poems, and items.
This flash fiction piece written by Anna Mayer, winner of the Short Shorts Contest, pinpoints the irony of what we hold as historical artifact.
Luis Bermudez Ham, of Mexico, examines what it’s like to lose a sense of home. He also likes turtles.
Tabriz Mohsenin, a Senior from Woodside, CA, tells the story of a boy who kills rattlesnakes and vehemently unearths fate. She plans on pursuing her love of experimental films, integrating visual art and writing.
Branford Walker takes his reader’s on a journey they won’t forget. Cheese.
Dante Yardas lays down the law in Foreign Policy.