Life

Superheroes

by: Tom Rau Who are the real superheroes in life? I’m currently packing for a weekend trip to the wonderful beaches of Ocean City, Maryland…

Nighthawk

by: Chris Thompson From the shadows of the night an insomniac looks to the light… “When you have insomnia, you’re never really asleep, and you’re…

What’s It Going To Take

by: Heather Fawn At some point on October 2, 2010, my hopes, dreams, and ambitions were quietly discarded at the international date line. I slept…

The Case For Bath Salts

by: Christopher Rockwell A guest contributor’s bold, unique, and humorous stance on a potentially dangerous narcotic… The thing is I have always been first in…

I, Therapist

by: Douglas Grant The bartender – patient relationship examined…. I’ve been a bartender for quite a few years now, and to this day it never…

A Letter to Dad

by: Tom Rau This is a letter I wrote to my dad almost 25 years after his passing. It was originally posted on an old…

Neat Tips

by: Jeremy Hager A welcome guest piece from a close friend of us here at Across the Margin. The insightful, incomparable, and oft charmingly incorrigible…

I’ve Never Stopped Flying Since

by: Michael Shields The contributors for Across the Margin are an eclectic diverse group with varied interests. They contribute much more than can be housed…

Just a Friend

by: Michael Shields An injection of humor into an otherwise serious situation….. “Aaaaaaaahhhhhhhhh Shitttttttttt…..What you in here for?” I barely saw him walk in the…