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Two Memoirs by Craig Stewart: Review

Words Never Spoken/One Thing for Certain, Two Things for Sure by Craig Stewart Impeccable Works Reviewed by T.J. Banks An unexamined life is not worth living,” declared Socrates...

Keeping Watch

Keeping Watch (for my own, own, brother) All afternoon I stare at your blood sucked into that glass tube, a red slash on the white...

Asolar

Poetry by Brent Armendinger “Without sun,” said the young man, “it means there is no sun,” and then he held out his hand, as if...

A Horse Named Sorrow

A Horse Named Sorrow by Trebor Healey University of Wisconsin Press Reviewed by Chuck Willman Author and poet Trebor Healey is one of my favorite writers. His first...

Test Run

Nonfiction by Rob Zukowski Test Run It was the summer of 1987 and I was newly out. Like any twenty year-old having just thrust open the...

Rabih Alameddine: Writer & Advocate

Remembering Our History With His New Novel, The Angel of History, Rabih Alameddine Reawakens Our Memories of the Early Days of AIDS by John Francis Leonard Rabih...

Next Season: Nonfiction by Karin McKie

Next Season by Karin McKie His voice was weak, tremulous. “This is Gary Graul, returning your call,” with no additional details. Great, I thought, somebody else...

Triptych for Christopher: Poetry by Barb Reynolds

Triptych for Christopher I. Roller Coaster It’s sitting down with the doctors for the very first time and being told that our son is sick, dying, his body...

(Billions of years ago)

Poetry by d m myles Billions of years ago there was a moment (or many millennia) of infinite density. A massive explosion caused the universe to...

Journeys Through Darkness

Journeys Through Darkness by Alina Oswald CreateSpace Reviewed by Chip Alfred To put it simply, Kurt Weston’s story is a writer’s dream. Having endured more than his share...

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Nancy Ledins: Advocate

Unwanted hair is a drag, especially when it propagates on the upper lip of a classy woman like myself. A moustache I don’t need!...