life

My Last Tornado

A captivating, oft terrifying, short story ushering the reader into a darkened cellar as the sounds of an “invisible freight train that had descended from…

The Bog Runs

In search of a cure for restlessness, a wanderer finds himself adventure bound for Australia, lured by a job that manifests itself equal parts fascinating…

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…

A Game : Eternally

An impassioned “chess match” between Death and The Maker reveals a surprising truth about the nature, and spirit, of “pawns”… by: Adam William Inglis Death…

Beautiful Day

“Shadows of time between masks and hand sanitizers. Elbow bumps and cloth wipes drenched in alcohol.” Drained of feigned positivity, and living in a world…

My Father, My Father

“He is the one who gave me my name, my voice, my hair, my face. The former is my own. The latter three are his.”…

Outbreak 2020

A distressing dance with the present moment, exploring the timeline of realization, fear, and despair that came with the long-term arrival of Covid-19… by: Elaine…

The Rules of Big Buck

A real life portrayal of loss, one that highlights the unique places we inhabit to seek respite from pain… by: Adam Shaw I don’t know why…

Lists

An ode to the art of list making equipped with an immediate call to action: Write It All Down… by: Wendy BooydeGraaff Write it all…