At Eastown Fiction, we find stories that excite us and publish them so they can excite you, too. We showcase short fiction by new and established writers from next door and around the world, because we believe that a good story, like a good joke or a good cup of coffee, is worth sharing.

Featured Story

Roses Grow
by Kate Poiro

When a fleet of sorties pass overhead, trailing plumes of colored dust, Kay Poiro’s narrator begins to hear voices repeating cryptic messages. “Roses Grow” is a strange, fascinating story of a town on the brink of destruction, and Poiro’s clean style makes it all the more plausible.