Exit Strata: PRINT! Vol. 2 :: Launch & Party!

We are excited to announce the publication of Exit Strata: Print! Vol. 2, coming soon to a bookstore near you. Our second print issue of Exit Strata includes an incredible collection of poetry, fiction, play excerpts, prose, and conceptual work from artists in a wide range of mediums and from all over the world. We couldn’t be more pleased with our wonderful contributors (such as artist Justin Richel, whose oil painting “Unleashed”... Read More

WORD: Get Your Lit Crawl On (NYC Style)!

It’s that time of year again. Fall is here, the weather is breezy, and the cooling summer heat has released the sweaty citizens of New York from their air-conditioned, rat-trap apartments. It’s high time to slip on your 1940s vintage frames and that tweed jacket with the elbow patches, and come out for the fifth annual Lit Crawl NYC this weekend. On Saturday night, Sept. 15th, New York lit fans will descend onto the streets of downtown... Read More

FICTION: Gardens by David Meiklejohn [excerpt]

We stopped going to school after our parents died.  Grieving would distract us from our lessons, we reasoned.  Who could be expected to learn cursive while under such duress?  And because evading the army of replacement parents occupied much of our time, no one could reach us to prove otherwise. Friends were the new enemies.  We spent our evenings locking the deadbolt, checking the peephole, latching the chain. People came by often, and... Read More