Fabulist Staff

It’s Flowering Time • May 2021

Welcome back to The Fabulist, where our May issue is in bloom with fantastical fiction, poetry, art, plus some new nonfiction reviews and essays. We're still figuring this "issues" thing out, so our lineup may ...

Spring 2021: New poetry, fiction, art, and a book launch

Hello friends ... without much fanfare, The Fabulist has launched its 2021 publishing schedule. We currently have new works of fiction and art in the queued up through the end of this year, plus reviews, ...

Pause & Breathe: January 2021

Dear Fabulist friends and family ... We're taking a break in January 2021 to pause, breathe, plow through a giant heap of administrative tasks, and plan for the year ahead. January plans at The Fabulist ...

Winters of our Discontent: December 2020

There's only so long the before the return of the sun. But until then the nights will be long and dark, and the viral tide that sweeps our world brings a surge after every ebb. ...

Our 2020 Pushcart Prize nominations

It ain't easy picking out six nominees for the Pushcart Prize from The Fabulist's 2020 lineup — we'd have selected more if the rules permitted, but such are the constraints before us. We're honored to ...

Remember, Remember: November 2020

Memory is a type of storytelling. And there is a knife-edge to telling such stories. In one hand, the story becomes a means of provoking understanding. In another, it becomes a tool for deceit. Beware ...

Animation: “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” by C.S. Lewis (1979)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CP5uXoNf7Nc This animated take on the classic fantasy tale dates back to 1979, and was produced by the Children's Television Workshop.

Rikki-Tikki-Tavi (Chuck Jones animation)

A rare treat — an animation team led by the legendary Chuck Jones, taking on Rudyard Kipling's classic tale from "The Jungle Book." Rikki-Tikki-Tavi is a fierce young mongoose battling a ferocious family of lethal ...