The Silent Garden by Christian Schloe

Poppy Road Review is a literary journal featuring free verse poetry, flash fiction, and occasional interviews with poets.  Journey with us on the road to poems that linger and haunt.

Discover poems of enchantment, fantasy, fairy tale, folklore, dreams, dystopian, flora & fauna, magical realism, romance, and anything located deep in-between the cracks.  

Poppy Road Review publishes periodically throughout the year.


Sandy Benitez writes speculative poetry and fiction, some under the pen name Sandy Hiss. Recent works include Winter in the Bones, poems, The Rosegiver, a gothic fairytale and The Haunting of Meredith, a paranormal novelette. Sandy's always been intrigued by the paranormal, haunted houses, ancient cemeteries, forests, gardens, and abandoned buildings. She currently resides in Southern California with her husband and two children.

Blog:  sandy-benitez.blogspot.com