Life

Googling A First Love

Googling A First Love

by: John Haymaker1 The sting of a first lost love lingers in the heart of the romantic, and time and distance forever push that momentary…

Best of ATM 2017, Nonfiction

Best of ATM 2017, Nonfiction

As 2017 comes to its close, Across the Margin takes a look back at some of its most treasured moments in Nonfiction… Throughout this final…

Selfie-Interests

Selfie-Interests

by: Carole Symer An attempt to slow down the conversation, to contemplate the emotional shadows flickering in the room in the real-time space between us….

Redemption by Squirrel

Redemption by Squirrel

by: Bonnie Wilkins Overcott With a Nation tribally divided in the Age of Trumpism, one woman finds perspective and solace in nature… My backyard is a wildlife-friendly…

Farewells

Farewells

by: Katherine Binford1 Learning how to persevere through the losses that accompany the journey that is Life… “Papa, levántate Papi. Please levántate Papi. Please get…

Translations

Translations

by: Frederick Foote Introducing the latest tool for aspiring writers: The Writing Workshops Comments Translator (WWCT)… After decades of hard work and thousands of failures, I…

Cutting Back

Cutting Back

by: T.E. Cowell Overcome with frustration, a writer struggles to find a reason to continue the pursuit. Why we write… I write the first sentence…

Rules of Engagement

Rules of Engagement

by: Frederick Foote An offering of speculative fiction that foreshadows a grim future, one where law enforcement agencies have acquired billions of dollars in military…