Kushal Poddar


Wind flaps open the tent.
Supine, you catch me
making love to darkness,

Writers for Calais Refugees


Wind flaps open the tent.
Supine, you catch me
making love to darkness,
my hands bracing its
non being, my lips
darting inside its depth.
Between to no man’s lands
Here we are. Here I am.
A fistful of breeze.
A tilt of head to see
autumn rushing away
the refugee clouds.

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About Us

THE behaviour of the words is to surface. This ezine exists to provide a stream for the best of them to float and gybe side by side.

Words Surfacing… is an online literary magazine, published monthly, accepting flash fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction. Preference is given to quality submissions with an emphasis on Literature as continuum and Contemporary Imagism. An anthology of the best work is published annually.

Publishing Schedule:
Next Issue #1: September 15th, 2015

Contact Information:

You may wish to contact us at some point, whether to impart your wisdom, or express your dissatisfaction. We welcome feedback, so please feel free to email us.

Submissions should be sent to  wordssurfacing At gmail Dot com

1 Submissions should be sent in the body of the email

2 The subject line should read Your Name _ Submission _ Genre

3 Submissions are limited to four poems  or four flash fictions or one non-fiction writing not exceeding 500 words.

Submissions are accepted year round. Simultaneous submission is accepted, but it is the legal and moral obligation of the writer to communicate in case one or more pieces of the submission is accepted elsewhere. Writings appeared on Facebook is accepted if only the privacy setting of such writings are changed to ‘Only Me’ before such submissions.

5 We revert back with acceptance or rejection within ten days from receiving the same.

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