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The NEW WRITER MAGAZINE
January
2010

Mezzo (Italian) = Half

Less is more, a collection of flash gems and punchy prose from new and up-coming authors. Mezzo is published three times yearly.

Magazine Sections

Author Interview

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    DARLA FERRARA
    Winner of
    The Next Big Writer Short Story Contest

Current Contests

POETRY

A New Year toast to
Mezzomagazine

 

PictoPoem

“You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.”
~Ray Bradbury

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XMAS

The Spirit of Christmas does not reside in all hearts. For some people Christmas is like any other day, or perhaps worse.

2159 words

stone  

The start of a new year is a good time to take stock of our lives. Maybe things are better than we think.
(Story adapted from Hindu Mythology)

754 words

 

SHORT STORIES

 

 
Least

For a writer, inspiration is where you find it, but sometimes you need a little push.

2594 words

train  

Three minutes to midnight time to take a chance. After all, nothing ventured, nothing gained.

2159 words

Maria

A miracle can happen, but may not be what you want, it may be what you need.

453 words

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SCI-FI & FANTASY
CONTEST

Submissions are open for our out of this world May edition.

 

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“A short story is a glance at the miraculous. Joyce used a religious word. He called his stories ‘epiphanies’. A good short story is almost always about a moment of profound realization. Or a hint of that. A quiet bomb.”

~Joseph O’Connor, Dublin 1997


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Stories can be read on line, printed or downloaded for reading offline.

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PUBLICATIONS MEZZO PUBLICATIONS INC. (ISSN 1920-0552)