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One Picture - One Thousand words

In four 250-word stories, our Summer 2016 issue explores the secrets hidden in tents, argued in public, and debated in private. 


1000 Words welcomes our outstanding authors whose combined one thousand words offer unique interpretations of our inspiration photo.


  • Mary Steer - The Art of Rebellion
  • Elaine Webster - Heist
  • Kathleen Thomas - Guardian Angel on the Playa
  • Kierstin Bridger - Applebomb, Another Word for Pomegranate


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Reversing the adage "One Picture is Worth a Thousand Words," 1000 Words embraces WORDS, seeking the precision of prose inspired by a single photograph.

 summer 2016 - playa