Simi Press Magazine

This modern man is beat

by

Fawzy Zablah

Joey Carney

This modern man, Habib bin Habib al Fulan, buzzes into the first pawnshop in Florida City with shoulders sunk down ...
This modern man, Habib bin Habib al Fulan, buzzes into the first pawnshop in Florida City with shoulders sunk down ...

Melancholy Elephants

She sat zazen, concentrating on not concentrating, until it was time to prepare for the appointment. Sitting seemed to produce …

Prominent author

“My husband,” said Mary Ellis, “although he is a very prompt man and hasn’t been late to work in twenty-five …

The last club on Earth

“Honey, I realize his love is my life. Did you know I fall in love with him more and more each day? Did you know?”

On censorship in the Soviet Union

The story of writing Roadside Picnic (in contrast to the story of publishing it) doesn’t include anything amusing or even …

Too Bright to See

Too Bright to See is a book that plays with form as much as language. The poems are a mixture …

The woman in the carriage

During the Kaiyuan era of the Tang dynasty, a young man from the county of Wu traveled to Chang’an city …

A subway named Mobius

In a complex and ingenious pattern, the subway had spread out from  a focus at Park Street. A shunt connected …

Sangama

La primera vez que leí Sangama, la gran novela de aventuras en la selva de Arturo D. Hernández, quedé perturbado para siempre …

¡Qué viva la música!

Andrés Caicedo lived in Cali, Colombia during the ’60s and ’70s. He only finished one novel, ¡Qué viva la música!, …