About this Issue:
This volume of The Conium Review features nine new stories from Emily Koon, Tamara K. Walker, Rita Bullwinkel, Marina Petrova, Kayla Pongrac, Ingrid Jendrzejewski, Zach Powers, and Theodora Ziolkowski. The pieces include a mix of flash fiction and short stories, each with a penchant for innovative characterization, bizarre settings, and other weirdness. You’ll discover a dictator trapped in a jar, a modernized fairy tale, a person living as a Tinseltown extra, and more.
About the Collector’s Edition:
The Collector’s Edition is a 7.5″ by 10″ book-shaped box that contains a burlap-wrapped bundle of all nine stories from The Conium Review: Volume 4. Each story is presented as its own object, handmade with care by Conium Press from a variety of specialty papers, including parchment, linen, and recycled stock.
About the Guest Editor:
Amelia Gray judged our 2015 Innovative Short Fiction Contest and selected Emily Koon’s “The People Who Live in the Sears” as the winner. Amelia is the author of Gutshot (FSG Originals, 2015), THREATS (FSG Originals, 2012), Museum of the Weird (FC2, 2010), and AM/PM (Featherproof Books, 2009).