have you gone completely mad? by Bogdan Dragos

of course, it’s not easy If it were easy everybody would’ve done it But this… this required courage above all. It required guts. It required an overdose of nonconforming And today was the day that proved he was just the right man for it Often the right man is the insane man, the soul who… Leer más have you gone completely mad? by Bogdan Dragos

Burying one’s shadow by Nguyễn Văn Thiện

A short story in Vietnamese by Nguyễn Văn ThiệnTranslator: Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm (Blog link)Art: Đinh Trường ChinhPublished first on litviet.net Burying one’s shadow On Mount Chư Mang, the cicadas were disrupting the old man’s midday nap. Since the end of autumn, the year before the cicadas have been hidden away at the bottom of Kroa… Leer más Burying one’s shadow by Nguyễn Văn Thiện

Shield From Terror Story by Tamara Yancosky

(Blog by Tamara) Long golden arms attached to a fiery face reached downward, crystallizing the day. In refusal to abandon her fear of the sunlight, the girl covered herself inside the darkest shadows. What sane person would reject terror’s protective shield against a certain excruciating death? Copyright © 2022 BBYCGN – All Rights Reserved Octo’Sun… Leer más Shield From Terror Story by Tamara Yancosky

“Alone” ~ by Poe (video reading) By Michele Lee

“Alone” by Edgar Allan Poe From childhood’s hour I have not beenAs others were—I have not seenAs others saw—I could not bringMy passions from a common spring—From the same source I have not takenMy sorrow—I could not awakenMy heart to joy at the same tone—And all I lov’d—I lov’d alone—Then—in my childhood—in the dawnOf a… Leer más “Alone” ~ by Poe (video reading) By Michele Lee

Magazine is born on February 5th in Gobblers, and later it will do so in India and MasticadoresUSA

Magazine is the brainchild of four editors (Terveen Gill, Manuela Timofte, Barbara Leonhard and myself) to publish on Sundays (at the same time) in… India, Usa and Gobblers, one writer from our list of 60 contributors. On February 5 it will appear in Gobblers at the top, and then in the coming months MasticadoresIndia and… Leer más Magazine is born on February 5th in Gobblers, and later it will do so in India and MasticadoresUSA

24 by Miriam Costa

I’ve heard it said that I’m impulsive, wandering, cursed, merciless, selfish, I’ve even been called a traitor, due to anger or the progressive loss of rationality.I’ve already heard with perplexity that I’m cold, stuck-up, smart, a resourceful effort, incapable of listening, the one who examines only her own words.I would say that I value closer… Leer más 24 by Miriam Costa

Reviews: THE THIN BLUE-YELLOW LINE BETWEEN LOVE AND HATE: A WAR DIARY FROM UKRAINE by Anton Eine 

By Olga Nuñez Miret (blog) Hi, all: I bring you a book that needs no introduction. Not a book I’ll ever forget. Thanks to Rosie and her team for the support. The Thin Blue-Yellow Line. Between Love and Hate by Anton Eire (trans.) Simon Geoghegan A diary chronicling the hopes, pain and fears of ordinary… Leer más Reviews: THE THIN BLUE-YELLOW LINE BETWEEN LOVE AND HATE: A WAR DIARY FROM UKRAINE by Anton Eine