Cover and TOC Reveal! See the Elephant, Issue Two

Here is a sneak peek of the cover and TOC for issue two! The cover art is “Neue Welt” by Michael Waitz. Stories and authors for your weird reading pleasure, as follows: The Bones of the Matter by Cassandra Khaw The Lost Books of the Painter’s Wife by Diane Glancy The Rising Up by Karen […]

Springing to Life!

It’s been a sluggish winter for us (and everyone we know), but here at the Metaphysical Circus, we have remerged, reborn with the equinox as nature intended. In fact, we are feeling monstrously good, and, like a freakishly large baby with a bouquet and a harlequin, we come bearing gifts.

Countdown to Bad Angels Release!

The Angels Descend,  Oct 15… Shannon’s a fallen angel. Hunted. Hiding. Her crime? She’d rather live on earth with humans—and exercise free will—than blindly serve a god she’s never met. On the streets, Shannon keeps her wings tucked inside a hollowed out backpack and taps the will of young men. Nothing harmful. Just enough to […]

Announcing Open Submissions Sept 1-Oct 31, 2015

The open submission period for our 2016 issues of See the Elephant is right around the corner.   To get all of the details and the link to submit, please see our short fiction submissions page.   We look forward to seeing your work.   Thank you!

Cover Reveal, See the Elephant, Issue One

We are proud and excited to share the cover of our first issue of See the Elephant. The magazine will hit the virtual stands next month, JULY, 2015. We have some great stories lined up for you–all revolving around transformation–by authors ranging from the shiny and new to the lauded and revered, as you’ll see […]

Announcing the Winners! New Voices Contest 2015

See the Elephant has Twins From editor-in-chief Melanie Lamaga As it turned out, we got so many great entries to both the contest and open submissions that we were able to put together two issues of the magazine. That means we were able to choose two first place, two second place and two honorable mention […]

Contest & Open Submissions Update, 4.11.15

Greetings Esteemed Writers and Readers from Melanie Lamaga, publisher/ed. in chief Since mid-January the ringmasters and performers here at MCP have been hard at work raising the tents and preparing the stage for our first issue of See the Elephant Magazine. In other words, we’ve been reading submissions and contest entries — lots of them. […]

Deadline Extended for New Voices Contest; Open Submissions Closed

The open submission period for our upcoming first e-book issue of See the Elephant is now closed. A big thank you to all who submitted. You will be hearing from us soon. However, if you are a new writer, you can still submit – read on for details! See the Elephant Magazine’s New Voices contest […]

See the Elephant Submissions & New Voices Contest Open

[sendtokindle] We are pleased to announce that short fiction submissions are now open. We broke the ice last month with stories by our editors to give you a sense of who we are and what we like. Now we are looking for work that is NOT by us. If you are a writer of slipstream, […]