Eclectic Voices

Fiction, Monologues, Plays & More

Part II: Hunt the Leviathan

By Sean M. Kozma Weaver unfurled a large banner of black cloth, emblazoned with a fork of lightning splitting the Tower of the Crown in white, and hauled it to … Continue reading

February 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Part I: Hunt the Leviathan

By Sean M. Kozma Phaedra stood at the bowsprit of the Skate with one hand holding the forestays and a foot up on the spar. The wind whipped her raven … Continue reading

August 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Precious Present

By Mark Bate Danny’s twelfth birthday was going really well until she had to kill a man in her kitchen. Ultimately, not the craziest thing that ever happened to her, … Continue reading

April 3, 2017 · 1 Comment

Dear Rodrick

Part of our annual Halloween issue. Read at the 2016 Lit Crawl. by Jeff Folschinsky Dear Rodrick, It’s with a heartfelt apology, that I must inform you that I will … Continue reading

October 31, 2016 · 1 Comment

That Guy

By Sean Kozma I’m a smoker. I know, I know, I shouldn’t smoke. I’ve been wrestling with that one for a while. I’ve quit before, but have always wound up … Continue reading

August 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Promise

by Jeff Folschinsky Do you believe that there are things out there, that are beyond our understanding? Like for instance that the universe itself is capable of being a living, … Continue reading

August 16, 2016 · 2 Comments

100 Word Story Challenge: Prophecy, Doom, & Betrayal

For at least one person in history, the 15th of March turned out to be an inauspicious day. For this month’s blog challenge, write a 100-word story on prophecy, doom, … Continue reading

March 13, 2016 · 1 Comment

100 Word Story Challenge: Science Fiction

Challenge of the month: write a 100 word (or less) science fiction story.   _____________________________________________________ Medical Officer Off Entry This is Med-lab, date 2046-02-25. Dr. Clarence Bender issuing vocal recording. … Continue reading

January 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Sting

Part of the Halloween Issue 2015 By Sean M. Kozma Jacob realized someone was knocking at the door to his apartment. It was hard to tell the difference between the … Continue reading

October 13, 2015 · 1 Comment

Little Joe Got Out

Part of the Halloween Issue 2015 By Taylor Ashbrook Mckaylah felt faint. Woozy. The candy corn, M&Ms, Mini Snickers and tiny Tootsie Rolls boiled and rumbled. She held very still, … Continue reading

October 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Best of My Love

Part of the March Writing Challenge: Pick a song that means something to you, then tell the story of the song. (The song that inspired this story is included at … Continue reading

March 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Love Story

Part of the February Writing Challenge: Write a love story for the thing you love the most. by Mark Bate She sat in my smoky neon-lit office wearing her usual … Continue reading

February 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Out of Body

Part of January’s Writing Challenge:  You wake up, or gain consciousness, in a different body. What? How? Why? What do you do now?    By Sean M. Kozma Susan didn’t … Continue reading

January 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Dad Kept the Shawl

by Taylor Ashbrook Digging through one of his father’s old trunks, Dennis sneezed. He rocked back on his heels for a moment, rubbing the tickle from his nose. It was … Continue reading

November 10, 2014 · 2 Comments

Scavenger

Part of the Eclectic Voices Halloween Issue by Chelsea Sutton We starved that mouse until you could see its ribs stretching against its skin, one pointy little edge breaking through … Continue reading

October 27, 2014 · 2 Comments

Do You Love Me?

Part of the Eclectic Voices Halloween Issue By Jeff Folschinsky   “Do you love me?” It was a question that had been asked many times. but this year Christy had … Continue reading

October 20, 2014 · 1 Comment