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506 Flips | 1 Magazine | 8 Followers | @theneweryork | We are a team of story tellers around the world. We believe literature does not need to be only short stories, nor poetry, nor novels. We publish work that explores the infinite ways we can use our letters to tell stories. We publish daily on theEEEL.com We have a triennial pocketized lit mag called The Shrug. We publish single author books under the name Exclaim Books. Hire us as tNY Creative. (tny.press/creative)

Bone picker

Written by: Kou Sugita Art by Ryan ReynoldsA dishwasher at 14, I had enough dough to afford a burn or two before work. Toked up & drowned the lout …

ironbound: irony in the flesh

Written by: Hugo Dos Santos <i>“ironbound – a blog is a love letter to the place where I grew up, and the account of my heartbreak at moving beyond it.</i> …

AREA WOMAN RECOUNTS HER NEAR-DEATH EXPERIENCE

Written by: Jenni B. Baker Art by Jack CallilArea woman killed in high-rise. Area woman killed in house fire. Area woman killed in head-on crash. …

Four Notable Presidential Moments in Photographic History

Written by: Joshua Johnston – 1843 – John Quincy Adams becomes the first president to have his picture taken. The new technology frightens and …

#SquadGoals:

Written by: Mallory Smart Gif by Kuba Matuszczak• I will come to you from the woods of the suburb surrounded by highways adolescent. We will start a …

Yelp Reviews from the End of Days

Written by: James R. Gapinski <b>Charred Factory</b><i>198 Bloated Corpse Lane, Ash Town</i>I went to Charred Factory because I had a Groupon. I ordered the human …

excerpt 0-3 from A RAFT MANIFEST

Written by: Rem+Rom Click here to learn about the art.

I Saw Mother Kissing Santa Claus

Written by: Mir-Yashar Seyedbagheri Art by James GallagherOn Christmas 1952, Mother kissed Santa, a year after she’d left my sister and me. I was …

Tinder Play Dates

Written by: S.R. Schulz Art by Erin Case<b>Jordynne, 4</b>7 blocks away, Active 3 hours ago<b>About Jordynne</b>Hi there. First off let me just say I’m not just …

AREA WOMAN FACES LIFE SENTENCE

Written by: Jenni B. Baker Area woman has various household concerns. Area woman unable to have sex with husband for nine years. Area woman says home …

WHAT TO DO IF YOU ARE STUCK IN AN ELEVATOR

Written by: Matthew Broaddus • You will need a goat.<br>• If you do not have a goat, one will not be appointed to you. You may now prepare for …

False Hours (Monday April 30th to Sunday May 5th, 2011)

Written by: Faith Shakti Heyliger • i’m good at directing but not to the point<br>• vanilla bean will not spoil but will spill pause bollocks<br>• can’t floss …

Visualizing Sound

Written by: Logan Ellis Art by Leonard Kogan Click here to learn about the art.

“I OWN ALL THE GAS STATIONS IN TOWN.”

Written by: Cara Prill Art by Savannah Schroll GuzHe said it because of her curls.He said it because gas stations were the only place he ever bought …

A Recipe for Curried Squash Soup

Written by: M.C. Garcia The conclusion of their relationship was pretty mundane. Both Isabella and Gabriel had an aversion to dramatics. In fact, …