Three Monkeys Online

A Curious, Alternative Magazine

Original Fiction and Poetry

TMO is proud to publish original works of fiction and poetry as part of its literary coverage. If you’d like your work to appear in TMO magazine, please check our submissions page for details.

The Lion-Tamer Someone said he met his death Like a lion-tamer Who decided to tease his animals Until he could tempt them no longer. He misconstrued their appetite And left the circus divided. Someone called him a ‘Hero’, Someone else preferred, ‘The Fool’, A third party argued life was a show And commended the part […]