The Iron Scar: A Father and Son in Siberia by Bob Kunzinger with photos by Michael Kunzinger. Image shows a young forest along the tracks with a bright blue sky above

The Iron Scar: A Father and Son in Siberia

by Bob Kunzinger with photographs by Michael Kunzinger ISBN: 978-1-948692-86-1 paperbackISBN: 978-1-948692-87-8 ebookessaysJuly 2022 The Iron Scar is both a literal journey by a father and son on the longest railway journey in the world, and a metaphoric pilgrimage of not just the author and …

A Quiver In The Purlieu

by Amit Verma978-1-948692-68-7 paper 18 .95978-1-948692-69-4 ebook 9.995½ x 8½, 294 pp.FictionNovember 2021 A book flies away as soon as it’s completed, defining a pivotal point in the life-arch of the protagonist. This life-arch also features a banyan tree growing in Canada, a bar in …

Alegría by Emi Wright cover. A white bird flies amongst pink letters of the title. An orange and purple illustration of a multi-story house is in the middle with a path leading to the foreground. Purple and pink birds, insects, and foliage fill the negative space.

Alegría

When the wind blows and the rains come, will she be able to keep her family together?

Being Home Front Cover

Being Home

Being Home is about the spirit of place, the juncture of memory and emotions. It is different for everyone; it is different for members of the same family, and it most likely has nothing to do with where you were born or grew up.

A Woman’s Story

Woman’s Story tells the stories of Latina women’s lives. Depicting conflict in gender bias, experiences of exploitation, violence, and powerlessness, sometimes resulting in pain and despair in their turbulent world.

Long Gone & Lost by Bobby Horecka

Long Gone & Lost

You might have a working man’s callused hands, the callused soul that only the mistreated know or the callused heart that comes with having yours shattered too many times. Everybody needs to catch an occasional break, or they risk becoming Long Gone & Lost… Short fiction.

Baby Steps in Doomsday Prepping by Gerry LaFemina

Baby Steps in Doomsday Prepping

Anyone in the mood to be enchanted by a collection of prose poems that celebrate the quotidian, the commonplace, the ordinary things of this world—those “dumb beautiful messengers,” as Walt Whitman famously referred to them in “Crossing Brooklyn Ferry”? Then you best pick up a copy of Gerry LaFemina’s book Baby Steps in Doomsday Prepping….

Stand in the Traffic by Kate Saunders

Stand in the Traffic by Kate Saunders

A Kathmandu adoption story unlike other adoption retrospectives. this is no drawn out account of bureaucracy and childlessness, but rather a heart-pounding journey to the land of rickshaw wallahs and orange-clad saddhus, incense laden temples, and sly street dogs.

One House Down, poems by Gianna Russo

One House Down by Gianna Russo

The candid poems in Gianna Russo’s One House Down are grounded in experiences of ambivalence and oneness, not unlike those we sometimes find in true love.