Porn Collection

All it took to get over my longstanding
practically debilitating crush on you
was one glimpse at your porn collection
and then forevermore, I just thought “Ew.”


Kicking up Leaves and Rolling Around in Dead Things

Your reward for taking your monthly bath
even though you scratched me on the chest
as I foolishly crouched down with you in the tub, naked
is the same as it ever was–we’ll wait until you dry off
then let you off your leash at the local park
which is consistently muddy in the spring
so you can get unspeakably filthy again


I don’t intend to lose track again

Of what is real and what isn’t
Because if you don’t know the difference

How can you trust anyone?

I’ll tell you who I trust

My little dog

Who needs me here to feed him

And take him for walks

Calling All Writers! Our Short Story Contest is Now Open For Submissions

Submit your short stories! Awesome prizes! No fee!

Noted: If the woman’s head is cut off in the picture, that was unintentional. I do not condone cutting off women’s heads.

Sudden Denouement Literary Collective

The Contest is officially open!

Since its inception in 2016, The Sudden Denouement Literary Collective has had the privilege of featuring some of today’s most fearless writers. With members that span the globe and editors who share a passion for pushing boundaries, we as a collective have enjoyed reading, promoting, and watching the success of each individual artist as they have grown in their craft and left their mark upon the literary world.

Now, as writers and readers, editors and fans, we at Sudden Denouement Literary Collective are ecstatic to open up the doors to our outstanding, award winning collective, and invite you all in to pull up a chair and tell us your stories.

The Sudden Denouement Literary Collective, and Sudden Denouement Publishing, are pleased to dip our toes into the waters of great literary contests and announce our first ever short story literary prize with a call for…

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