Monthly archive March, 2014

Ghost Story

Through a casement window whose separate panes (inky at night) were framed in white — my view — I saw something or I was able to imagine seeing, for a moment, something. Other-worldly? “Monstrous”? Swelling up, across the dark panes of glass, a smooth vague pale shape or blur seeming to rise...

Editor’s Comment

Just what is a ghost? Most dictionaries start with the familiar idea that the dead can linger among the living, using words like “soul” and “spirit” interchangeably and suggesting that such apparitions come to us from shadowy, melancholy realms. Beyond this, definitions diverge. Urbandictionary.com pleasingly includes the disincarnated souls of animals along...
Debut Collection from Contributor Rachel Mennies Now Available

Debut Collection from Contributor Rachel Mennies Now Available

The Glad Hand of God Points Backwards now available from Texas Tech University Press.