Carolina Melis

Carolina Melis is an illustrator based in London. 

Fiction / 22 April 2013

Land of Tsars, Part 2

by Cheryl Cardiff

illustrator Carolina Melis

They were all that they had left in a neighborhood of rubble and dead children. Eva laid down beside him and hugged him tightly to her as if she were assuring herself that he at least was still there. Not a phantasm, but alive and of real flesh. Read more...

Fiction / Issue VIII

Land of Tsars, Part 1

by Cheryl Cardiff

illustrator Carolina Melis

“After the Second World War, no one thought that the Katharinenpalast could ever be resurrected to its old glory after the Germans plundered and destroyed it . . .” Read more...

Fiction / Issue VIII

Better Living Through Destiny

by Miss Rosen

illustrator Carolina Melis

You see, I never wanted one until I wanted his because up until that moment I had it in my head that sex equals death. Read more...

Fiction / Issue VIII

His Poison

by Rhiannon Connelly

illustrator Carolina Melis

She sobbed at the word AIDS. She crumpled like a paper doll onto the bed. He tried to comfort her, with his spider fingers trying to pull her into an embrace. Read more...

Fiction / Issue VIII

Bellwether

by Monica Bautista

illustrator Carolina Melis

I watch sullenly as he packs his bags, silently cursing the name I had been given all those years ago. No matter how far my life is from Sylvia Plath’s, do I really have to be cursed by my namesake’s fate? Read more...

Fiction / Issue VII

God Save The Coupons

by Aaron Akira

illustrator Carolina Melis

Among a select circle of critics, it’s often repeated that no one who ever heard a Coupons record ever forgot it, except the members of The Coupons themselves. Read more...