life

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…

Battle For My Body

“Without gloves on my bleeding hands, I collected the shards of a life ravished by mental illness, gluing them together before wiping them with Windex.”…

Gemma The Bear

A short story where a disparate assemblage of colleagues is given the opportunity to reinvent themselves, which only transpires if they are honest about who…

Uncle Walter

A short story that offers a window into a life lived both hard and fast, with a message to savor every moment of existence… by:…

Piñata

“Now, all she had to do was wait, and worry.” A short story where the lingering pain from a profound loss fractures the very fabric of…

Rural In The City

“At best, it’s a funny story, but I can’t see how it ends and I don’t want to find out.” A personal essay where taking…

Gravity

“She felt bathed in an abiding peace, one that her soul welcomed and her mind struggled to comprehend.” A contemplative short story where a second…

That Day

That Day

“There are silences that define one’s life.” A short story that reflects upon the fact that one day in a person’s life, one moment event, can…