Life

Obscenities

by: Ann Fisher “What to do with a book full of glistening bodies, cuffs, and leather whips? Something important, something magnificent and worthy.” A work of…

Shireen

Words and art by: Amrita Ghosh “One never knows who shares this journey of life with us unexpectedly.” A short story where two worlds wonderfully,…

Kauaian Karma

by: Terry Martin “What difference could my desire to cling to life possibly make to the ocean?” A story that urges one to let go…

Beautiful Morning

by: John S Alty A life come full circle, a love enduring, brought forth in a mere two hundred and thirty-five words… I met her in…

Love Song for Amygdala

by: Lara Messersmith-Glavin An impactful essay about learning to celebrate the experience of anger and using it to overcome complacency in this political moment… The amygdala…

Family Business

by: Alan Swyer A short story where the light at the end of the tunnel is the eventual fraying of the ties that bind… “If…

American Cab

by: Cynthia Close A real-life story of an authentic connection across cultures where an encounter opens a wound and recalls thoughts of a war, fifteen…

The Osiris Podcast

Beyond the Margin takes pause from its regular programming to expound on the plethora of fascinating podcasts available from the Osiris Media Group… On iTunes…

Dancing Man

by: Drema Deòraich  “His grin shadowed me, a happy reminder of fleeting insight.” A man, footloose and entirely liberated, offers his ability to get others to…

We Are All Fixer Uppers

by: John Hearn “Our fragmented, rapidly changing society, unable to provide a structural basis for sufficiently intimate and lasting bonds, has generated a culture industry…