How Does France Succumb?

Bryan Myers   the French president went to talk to Putin Putin verbally accosted a reporter after she asked her question threatening nuclear war to a foreign journalist was news to me and I stood in a kitchen barefoot and shirtless (some girls had sold me a pot...

Off The Rails

Bryan Myers   I have seen the open road across America, and like those writers before me: there’s not much left to say I held a harp in my hand that I kept in my pocket and at a gas station in south Texas, some guy told me this world was mean I laughed and wrote...

Essential

Hollis Kurman   For those who take our midnight calls who cry who seek our voice in the dark who imagine who create who connect who listen who swab who run back into the fire for us who poke through rubble who turn off the lights in the lab Let us pray For those...

Rage as a means of production

Jay Rafferty   Anger is useless dull. It’s a dish best served smelted and honed It must be sifted of slag, tempered, polished to a point by the whetstone of your soul. You must strip fury bear of the fetters that bind it to your weak flesh, where it pricks you to...

Carbuncle

Jerome Berglund   want this carbuncle to heal – can’t keep picking the scab over it off   Jerome Berglund is an author and fine artist who cowrote a television pilot which at a festival for them received numerous accolades including best in show. He...