from “The Lover’s Nest”

hermit kingdom, MARCUS SLEASE FICTION, NOMADIC SURREALISM

A excerpt from my second novel in progress, Hermit Kingdom. This section is called “The Lover’s Nest.”

Polish sailor pubs. Rustic jazz clubs. Vibrating Pineal glands.

Self-branding, love and companionship,

monsters, MILFS, and satanic energy drinks

Nomadic journeys from Katowice to Madrid to North Carolina with beer butt chicken and pimento cheese sandwiches.

How to expand with it.

Jitters

ABSURDIST LITERATURE, hermit kingdom, MARCUS SLEASE FICTION, NOMADIC SURREALISM

“A part wants to break away from the other part. The part that wants to break away claims a different culture. How many cultures make the whole. Who are the true people from the part that wants to break away and the true people from the part that believes in the whole.| My flash fiction, Jitters, at Litro today. Chosen for Flash Fiction Friday.

(image: Frank Moth)

Dream Pop

MARCUS SLEASE FICTION, never mind the beasts, NOMADIC SURREALISM

Some excerpts from my novel Never Mind the Beasts (formally The Autobiography of Don Whiskers) in the new issue of Dream Pop.

“In Milton Keynes, during the conversion, they watch E.T. with the branch, the branch is a small gathering, if it is a larger gathering it is called a ward, they don’t have a ward, they have a branch, it is a bootleg copy and the sound is not fully synced.” Read more over here: