Featured Writing

gravel road

Departures

By Benjamin J.Chase Always, my father standsin the gravel drivewayof whatever eveningI happen to be leaving. Smiling, he waves. He stands as if to sayeverything else can wait—he will be a father,even into the cold nightAs if this were no departure.

read more...

Featured Writing

desk and chairs

The Public’s Opinion

By Aubrie Arnold The husband and wife stood outside the multi-storied glass and steel building staring at the revolving front door. The weather was chilly and wet, and they huddled inside their long winter coats—navy blue for her and heather grey for him that matched a small portion of his thinning…

read more...

Featured Writing

white truck around pine trees

In A Quest For Answers

By Milton Ehrlich After celebrating my wife’s 89th birthday,we googled a man who knows answersto all of life’s fundamental questions.He lived far away, and parking was impossible. I left our car alongside a moat guarding a castle.Screeching white egrets patrolled the grounds.A longtime hiker, I could walk around the world,but…

read more...

Recent Writing

gravel road

Departures

By Benjamin J.Chase Always, my father standsin the gravel drivewayof whatever eveningI happen to be leaving. Smiling, he waves. He stands as if to sayeverything else can wait—he will be a father,even into the cold nightAs if this were no departure.

read more...

desk and chairs

The Public’s Opinion

By Aubrie Arnold The husband and wife stood outside the multi-storied glass and steel building staring at the revolving front door. The weather was chilly and wet, and they huddled inside their long winter coats—navy blue for her and heather grey for him that matched a small portion of his thinning…

read more...

white truck around pine trees

In A Quest For Answers

By Milton Ehrlich After celebrating my wife’s 89th birthday,we googled a man who knows answersto all of life’s fundamental questions.He lived far away, and parking was impossible. I left our car alongside a moat guarding a castle.Screeching white egrets patrolled the grounds.A longtime hiker, I could walk around the world,but…

read more...