Monthly Archives: August 2018

Michael Lee Johnson

Michael Lee Johnson, Itasca, IL, nominated for 2 Pushcart Prize awards for poetry 2015/1 Best of the Net 2016/and 2 Best of the Net 2017.  He also has 158 poetry videos on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/poetrymanusa/videos.  He is the Editor-in-chief of the … Continue reading

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Nancy Scott McBride

CATARACT SURGERY The first one, on my left eye, showed me what I hadn’t noticed before— the odd food stain or moth hole on my clothing. It let me see how clumsy I’d been with the eye-liner and lipstick. I … Continue reading

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Christine Tabaka

Citrus sinensis Rutaceae     Plucked from the tree, fragrant orb in hand. Thumb poised at pedicel, leathery flesh is pierced. Aromatic spray released into the air, the bite of citric acid on skin. White pith clings to wedged segments. Sticky … Continue reading

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Sankar Chatterjee debuts with a short story.

Sankar Chatterjee possesses the passion for traveling worldwide to immerse in new cultures and customs to discover the forgotten history of the societies while attempting to find the common thread that connects the humanity as a whole for its continuity.  … Continue reading

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