Hello, pretty IMBO readers, Russian and Chinese spambots, and accidental visitors. You are loved and also 84% prettier just for being here right now. On the inside of course.
I have a new story at Pure Slush (much thanks to editor Matt Potter). It's called "Providence," and it's quite short. I hope you'll swing by and give it a read. Reading stories at litzines is good for you. Here's the link, sweet people:
That banner up there, the one that reads "a year of travel," is the banner for Pure Slush's 2014 project. All the stories in 2014 at Pure Slush will be about travel. You could get published. Find out more HERE.
And another new story has come out in the meantime. Many thanks to Brett Popplewell at Feathertale for believing in this humorous tale of a man's mid-life crisis. Check it out:
I must be off,
Christopher Allen is the author of Conversations with S. Teri O'Type (a Satire), an episodic adult cartoon about a man struggling with expectations. Allen's award-winning fiction and non-fiction have appeared or are forthcoming in Indiana Review, SmokeLong Quarterly's Best of the First Ten Years anthology, Prime Number Magazine, Crack the Spine, Feathertale, The Best of Every Day Fiction, Pure Slush, Bootsnall Travel and Chicken Soup for the Soul. A finalist at Glimmer Train in 2011, Allen has been nominated for Best of the Net and the Pushcart Prize twice. He is the managing editor of the daily litzine Metazen.