Vol. 3, Issue 4

“Murphy gives away her secrets and her heart in so few lines, translating her family into characters on every page. After Bully Love, could I ever be as honest about my family the way Murphy is? Should I risk it?”

-A. Poythress, “Love, Bully Love”

Love, Bully Love | Book Review

Love, Bully Love | Book Review

Bully Love by Patricia Colleen Murphy ISBN 978-1-950413-03-4 Press 53, April 1, 2019 9 x 6 paperback, 84 pages The neighbor’s poppies have turned dusty. The day’s end breathes this, another storm. […] What was here is now gone. This evening we inhale the dry skin of...
Bully Love by Patricia Murphy | Interview

Bully Love by Patricia Murphy | Interview

Patricia Murphy is an American writer and teacher based in Arizona. She teaches at Arizona State University and is the founding editor of Superstition Review. Her first book, Hemming Flames, was published by University Press of Colorado in the summer 2016 and went on...
Blue Magnolia | Visual Art

Blue Magnolia | Visual Art

Blue Magnolia This is a manipulated photograph. After publishing three novels, I turned to making pictures seven years ago when I began to experience vision problems that prevented me from reading or writing except for very brief stretches. I fell in love with the...