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The Pain Eater | Fiction

The Pain Eater | Fiction

Frankie’s fingers ran the length of the colonial style piano. There was not a speck of dust on the Honduran mahogany. The picture frames and artifacts resting atop its surface reflected across the gleaming wood, which despite its cleanliness, Frankie would polish...
Together, We Face the Future | Book Review

Together, We Face the Future | Book Review

In the Way of All Flesh by Caitlin Donovan ISBN: 9781619294219e Regal Crest Enterprises, September 1, 2019 Paperback, 212 Pages, $17.95 or eBook, $9.99 Warnings for: Spoilers, Suicidal Ideation, Attempted Suicide, Child Death, Child Abuse One of the first things...
Joy of the Ordinary | Book Review

Joy of the Ordinary | Book Review

One Long River of Song: Notes on Wonder by Brian Doyle ISBN: 9780316492874 Little, Brown and Company, Dec 3, 2019 272 Pages, $13.99   The review I read of One Long River of Song by Brian Doyle was more of a notice in my mind than a review, but it was enough for...
Permineralization | Fiction

Permineralization | Fiction

TW: relationship violence *** Permineralization (n): the process of fossilization involving deposits of mineral-rich groundwater seeping into the cracks of buried organisms and solidifying We find my fossils in Glen Rose, Texas. My team, a group composed of one...
Madeleine Sardina | Interview

Madeleine Sardina | Interview

Madeleine Sardina in conversation with DW McKinney Madeleine Sardina is a writer of all things weird and magical. She’s been published in Psychopomp Magazine, Entropy, 45th Parallel, and elsewhere. She’s also the author of the fiction collection Lonely...