Hannah Rego

In an Armchair Facing the Door by Hannah Rego In the waiting room of the ocean systems, I imagined. Our house, all rooms and no doors. In other words when you hug me with one of your hands snug on my hip I can hardly keep balance. Even with all these cities between us...

Alkiviades Avarkiotis

Alkiviades Avarkiotis Featured Artist Alkiviades Avarkiotis is an architect and illustrator born in 1995. He studied Architecture at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH), where he completed his studies in 2019. During his studies, he lived for 5 months in...

TR Brady

Living Thing by TR Brady I am so pink like a baby and want none of it. Yet, here I am, vanishing nothing. SK, stoking the fire. There is a bucket of pinecones on the porch. The crow on the awning tells me nothing. A breeze sweeps across the lawn, tricks me to bending...

José Gutierrez

Resurrection Sickness by José Gutierrez Take that little trip   into the room. Pull back     the cloth: ghouls, rodents,  problems that don’t exist    exist outside of the room.  When my father dies    he says he wants his body  launched into space.    I haven’t asked...

2021 Contest Results!

2021 Contest Results!     BWR is pleased to announce the winners and runners-up of our 2021 Contests in Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Flash. We are forever grateful to our inimitable judges: K-Ming Chang, Su Cho, Eduardo C. Corral, and J K Chukwu. Yvette...

Welcome to BWR 47.1

Welcome to BWR 47.1 Dear reader, Who knows when or how this issue has made its way to you, but we hope that you are doing okay and welcome you to BWR 47.1. Let us begin with what comes last in the issue: a first-ever for BWR, in a guest-edited section by one of our...