Cover Photo: Tallulah Pomeroy
Tallulah Pomeroy

Soft Machine Translation

“All his behaviors and even his awe fall into a greater patternwork.”

1. You Pick

Gentle Living

Dear Ms. Janet Gaines,
Jim Poulsen

While waiting for a response, he notices that entering the newly refurbished room from his bedroom is a shock; the decor in the living room is au courant, but the decor in his bedroom reeks of yesteryear. No research led his decisions in choosing the furniture for that room. He knows what he needs to do.

Gentle Living

Emily Flamm's fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in  Carve Magazine, Territory, Cosmonauts Avenue, and Crab Orchard Review. She lives in College Park, Maryland, with her partner and two kids.