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October 18, 2018
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MIRLive: The Mechanics Institute Review special!

Elinor Johns rounds up MIRLive.
October 15, 2018
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Reconciliation by Ben O’Hara

Short Fiction by Ben O’Hara
October 12, 2018
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The Lobster Boat by Tamar Hodes

Short fiction by Tamar Hodes
October 10, 2018
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Poetry by Anthony Caleshu

  I AM THIRSTY   and because I am thirsty I need to drink before I can continue blowing your mind. The knowledge you once had about your own imagination required an alarm system with a direct line to the police. The peach you’re eating is so sweet, no wonder […]
October 8, 2018
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When the Universe Listens by Alison Theresa Gibson

Short Fiction by Alison Theresa Gibson
October 5, 2018
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The Last Lunch by Jude Cook

Short Fiction by Jude Cook