“If I used a poem to break out,

I can use a poem to sneak in.” "Forbidden Welcome" - a short story of poets, philosophers, and a totalitarian government with a robot - has been published in Apeiron Review. You can read the full story in Apeiron Review Issue #3. Other recent fiction: "Pageturner" in 365 Tomorrows (Also see the forum discussion of the story here). "The Desert of the Hoboken" in Instigatorzine #18 (see the artwork they commissioned to go with the story from Shigeko Okada on her blog) "The