The Encyclopedia of Now


Fiction inspired by the headlines.

Because in a world gone haywire, sometimes art is the only thing that can make sense of it all.


Carmen Maria Machado. The Mueller Report is released. Jess Walter. Alabama tornado kills 23. Roxane Gay. Second woman accuses Joe Biden of touching. J. Courtney Sullivan. Trump funds border wall. Justin Torres. Jeff Epstein found dead. Colum McCann. Michael Cohen goes to jail. Rion Amilcar Scott. Shooting in El Paso kills 22. Curtis Sittenfeld. Facebook pays $5 billion fine. Weike Wang. Toni Morrison has died. Benjamin Percy. Trump tells ‘the squad’ to go home. Claire Lombardo. Hurricane Dorian devastates the Bahamas. Manuel Gonzales. Julian Assange arrested and indicted. Bill Cheng. Democrats weigh impeachment. Dana Spiotta. The Amazon is on fire. Laura van den Berg. Purdue Pharma Settles Opioids Cases. John Wray. Squalid Conditions at Border Immigration Centers. Sloane Crosley. Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, Gives Birth. Jennine Capó Crucet. Mueller Declines to Clear Trump. Kirstin Valdez Quade. Democrats begin impeachment inquiry.

And many, many more…

Launching late 2019.