Life

Before Lunch

A deeply moving work, inspired by a twenty-five-year marriage to an older man, celebrating the joys inherent when one leaps at the opportunity for love in…

Two Straws in a Malt

“Love is not two straws in a malt, nor is it shared history — love is, perhaps, both.” A personal introspection that attempts to decipher…

Sidekick

A chance encounter offers a glimmer of hope for the next generation, and an understanding of the true purpose, and role, of sidekicks… by: James…

Lessons From the Coronavirus

In the midst of an America experiencing a collective breakdown, and in contemplation of a year spent secluded and struggling against a deadly virus, an…

Welcome To The Self

Taking time to press pause on the everyday complications of life, an author reflects on, and finds solace in, what they refer to as the…

Third Time’s a Charm

“The greatest gift of privilege is the luxury of ignoring misfortune.” A striking work of creative nonfiction, draped in the echoes of William Yeats’ “The…

Oxford Comma

Over one hundred years after its introduction by Horace Hart, a printer and controller of the Oxford University Press from 1893 to 1915, the Oxford…

Guns & Interstate 40

A work of creative nonfiction examining the need to arm oneself in case of an emergency, and how that sense of security can potentially lead…