Issue 2

Welcome to issue 2! We are happy to welcome back two returning writers, as well as feature several new ones. Inside, we have short stories by Ellen McCammon, Steve Carr, Ada Pelonia, and Frencia Stephenson, with a comic by Whiskeyjack, and a poem by Elizabeth Anders.


By: Elizabeth Anders


The Wizard’s Wife

By: Ellen McCammon

Short Story

Silver lining

By: Frencia Stephenson

Short Story

The Well of desire

By: Steve Carr

Short Story

Not too deep

By: Ada Pelonia

Short Story

Light down below

By: Whiskeyjack


Cover Art

This month’s cover art was done by Ixchel H., also known as Swammies. The piece is titled “Serendipity”.

Ixchel H. (they/them) is a Texas-based artist with a strong interest in fantasy, personal identity, and narrative illustration. In addition to overseeing the art direction at Prismatica Magazine, they are currently completing their degree in Visual Arts. You can find them on Twitter @swammiesart.

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