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The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts is a non-profit publisher of compressed creative arts, such as micro fiction, flash fiction, prose poetry, compressed poetry & visual arts, and whatever other forms compression might take. Matter pays authors $50 for their accepted pieces. We publish weekly bursts of compression & decompression and make as many varied word-plays on matter as we can. We also blog here and at FlashFiction.Net.

Consciousness

Between (more…)

See Food, Eat Food

by Christopher James

My sister, Char, and I sit down with Russian coffees, hers a little more coffee, mine a little more Russian. Her hair is still wet from falling in the pool, and I’m worried she’ll catch a cold, but she only rolls her eyes at me. (more…)

Fedora

by Alice Trout

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moving on

by Barry Basden

on the nightstand (more…)

Page

by Rae Gouirand

What did the world first suggest? Snow
filled the street, erased the curbs. Made whiteness (more…)