What (Is) It Like…?

What (Is) It Like…? by GVGK Tang short story The ambience shifts. What looked like a stilted high school dance – stagnant bodies strewn awkwardly across a dance floor – now feels like an Ivy League dining club. The white male old heads all know each other and group...

Queer Stories Berlin

PROPSLIST: connecting the queer world. Show us what you got and find people to work with or inspire you. Introducing: Queer Stories Berlin READING & MORE Queer Stories Berlin is a part reading, part film screening, part music night. A hybrid of a curated lineup /...

The Jobs I’ve Found on Craigslist

The Jobs I’ve Found on Craigslist by Anna Geary-Meyer short story My first job out of university is as a personal assistant to a web designer in Berlin, where I moved because I didn’t know where else to go. The web designer answers my application email in all...

Burned by the Stake

BURNED BY THE STAKE BY AMBIKA THOMPSON short story I was passing through the main square of a village, selling pelts so I could feed all the children I have at home, when a man tried to stick his hand up my skirt. Without hesitation I slapped him in the face and...

Smear Signal

Smear Signal by Corinna Cliff short story A teacher-student love story. Eleanor walked up the broken pavement towards the old school, focussing on her feet. Sweat was running down her arms as she balanced two buckets of soapy water in each hand and a bag with brushes...