Fiction

Vonnegut, An Interview

by: Michael Shields An “interview” with one of America’s most distinguished authors, which doubles as a “review” of a recent compilation of the author’s letters……..

Extraordinary America

by: Chris Thompson The tireless youth of front porch America seek adventure in the golden depths of summer… It was a perfect summer afternoon. The…

Real Eyes, Realize, Real Lies

Story by: Michael Shields  Photograph by: Christopher Prosser A journey into a war-torn city to bear witness to the truth…… “This is the only way…

Intemerate III

by: Lewis H. Montaug The exciting conclusion of a 3-part journey, which takes us on a hunt through dangerous terrain for that which is pure……..

Summer Daze

By Chris Thompson There’s a cloud of black flies buzzing and a heat wave burning, what games we play among the hissing of warm summer…

Manfred’s Backbone

by: Michael Shields The story of a small man, fortunate enough to have a true better half….. Every evening Manfred would sit on his porch…

Intemerate II

by: Lewis H. Montaug Presenting part 2, of a 3 part journey, which takes us on a hunt through dangerous terrain for that which is…

The Clown Prince of Crime

By Chris Thompson Coming to love that which scares you the most…. I have a confession to make: I’m scared of clowns. Horrified by them…

Intemerate

by: Lewis H. Montaug Part 1 of a 3 part journey takes us on a hunt, through dangerous terrain, for that which is pure….. Part…

The Rabbit and The Hawk

By: Chris Thompson Sometimes the things you hope for the most are those that destroy you in the end…. My memory wanders, as it oftentimes…

A Colonel’s Hope

by: Michael Shields Faith challenged amidst the horrors of war blossoms anew as something else entirely…… Round musket balls and buckshot zipped past the Colonel…

The Ledge

by: Michael Shields Day 8 of our 12 days of holiday stories offers a touch of black comedy from far atop one of NYC’s most…