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Issue No. 5 FLASHBACK: Post & Present “Unofficial Etymology” by Shawnacy Kiker

Issue No. 5 FLASHBACK: Post & Present “Unofficial Etymology” by Shawnacy Kiker

Shawnacy Kiker @arbitraryjane: poetry editor of Coachella Review, mom of 7, eater of soups both fine and mediocre. 
THE BIRDS: Observations on Birds II by Janice Lee

THE BIRDS: Observations on Birds II by Janice Lee

Janice Lee is the author of  Damnation (Penny-Ante Editions, 2013), Reconsolidation (Penny-Ante Editions, 2015), and The Sky Isn't Blue (Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2016). She is Editor of the #RECURRENT Novel Series, Assistant Editor at Fanzine and Executive Editor at Entropy.
LIVING ART: An Artist's Guide to Creating Your Own World, by Aurora Lady

LIVING ART: An Artist’s Guide to Creating Your Own World, by Aurora Lady

Aurora Lady is a mixed media artist who has been an ardent proponent of the DIY ethic since her teen years. She's also our special guest for Friday's inaugural "VOX & Voices" reading + music event at Stories! RSVP here and see more of her work at www.auroralady.com.
Lloyd’s Google Search History by Kayla Pongrac

Lloyd’s Google Search History by Kayla Pongrac

Kayla Pongrac Schwerer is a writer, reader, chai tea drinker, and record spinner. When she’s not writing creatively, she’s writing professionally–for two newspapers and a few magazines in her hometown of Johnstown, PA. To read more of Kayla’s work, visit www.kaylapongrac.com
"FRANK" by Taylor Yates

“FRANK” by Taylor Yates

Taylor Yates is an L.A. native obsessed with travelling and patterned socks. When she’s not writing and editing for DUM DUM, she’s biking around the reservoir and playing moody bass lines in her living room. She is currently working on an autobiographical anthology. Check out her work here.
"SHIFTING KICKS" by Naville Obeso

“SHIFTING KICKS” by Naville Obeso

The shoes you wear know everything about you. When you’re stealing, lying, or scared; when you’re happy, in a hurry, anxious; they carry you in all you do, and your secrets, too.
"Open House" by Steve Vermilion

“Open House” by Steve Vermilion

Steve Vermillion is a writer living in Northern California. His recent work appears in The NewerYork, The Morning News, Bicycle Review, Round Up Zine, Diverse Voices Quarterly and Black Heart Magazine.
DUM DUM Serials: "Little Armenian Prowler" (Pt. 3) by Justin Maurer

DUM DUM Serials: “Little Armenian Prowler” (Pt. 3) by Justin Maurer

DUM DUM Zine would like to welcome back Justin Maurer for the final installment of "Little Armenian Prowler" (read Pt. 1 and Pt. 2!), which we've serialized in 3 parts in the month of May. You may remember work from our past serials featuring Jessica Garrison's One Dollar Stories, and more recently, Kristen Felicetti's radio...
DUM DUM Serials: "Little Armenian Prowler" (Pt. 2) by Justin Maurer

DUM DUM Serials: “Little Armenian Prowler” (Pt. 2) by Justin Maurer

DUM DUM Zine would like to welcome back Justin Maurer  for the second serialization "Little Armenian Prowler" (read Pt. 1 here!). You may remember work from our past serials featuring Jessica Garrison's One Dollar Stories, and more recently, Kristen Felicetti's radio play, "The New York Crimes."
Devin’s Lost “LOST DOG” Poster by Kayla Pongrac

Devin’s Lost “LOST DOG” Poster by Kayla Pongrac

My name is Devin and I’m trying to locate a lost “Lost Dog” poster that I posted in my neighborhood earlier this week. I made the poster on my mom’s computer, printed it out, walked...
DUM DUM Serials: "Little Armenian Prowler" by Justin Maurer

DUM DUM Serials: “Little Armenian Prowler” by Justin Maurer

DUM DUM Zine would like to welcome Justin Maurer, whose story "Little Armenian Prowler" we'll be serializing each week in May as the 3rd incarnation of our web serial tradition. You may remember work from our past serials featuring Jessica Garrison's One Dollar Stories, and more recently, Kristen Felicetti's radio play, "The New York...
Issue No. 4 PREVIEW: "Three Losses" by Olga Zilberbourg

Issue No. 4 PREVIEW: “Three Losses” by Olga Zilberbourg

Welcome to yet another sneak preview of  Issue No. 4, LOST & BOUND: featuring a wonderful short story by Olga Zilberbourg, written in response to our headphones prompt. Considering the chaotic life Jeanne led as a jazz singer, a show every goddamn night, Syd drinking bourbon with anyone who praised his keyboard skills, then at dawn cajoling...