Apparition Literary Magazine is a quarterly speculative fiction magazine that features short stories and poetry. We publish original content with enough emotional heft to break a heart, with prose that’s as clear and delicious as broth.

We’re excited to provide you with select short stories, poetry, and flash fiction from Apparition Lit’s digital issues. 

January 2019 – Issue 5 – Resistance

EDITORIAL
Editor’s Note on Resistance by Tacoma Tomilson

SHORT FICTION
Grey Evergreen by Marlena Evans
Hearts Made Marble, Weapons Shaped From Bone by A.J. Fitzwater
In Silence, I’ll Sing by Laura O’Brien
Who Defies the Watcher by Aline-Mwezi Niyonsenga

POETRY
For Dark Figures and the Long Way Home by Bria Strothers
Taking, Keeping by Jessica J. Horowitz

INTERVIEW
Artist Interview with Crystal Lipsey

ESSAY
How to Fight Bullies with Angry Poems! and Other Ways to Join the Resistance by Clarke Doty

October 2018 – Issue 4 – Diversion

EDITORIAL
A Word from Our Editor by Rebecca Bennett

SHORT FICTION
The Honey Cure by Rob Francis
If You Require Assistance by Chloie Piveral
Roy Reschedules with Death by Karen Heslop
A Provenance of Hunger by Emma JeNeal Miller

POETRY
Station Rain by Erik Burdett
Sides of the Glass by John Grey

REPRINT
Flying with the Dead by Sabrina Vourvoulias

INTERVIEW
Artist Interview with Sharlyn Artieda

ESSAY
Not What This Is Really About by Amy Henry Robinson

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