poetry

POEMS BY ARIELLE TOWNSEND: The Project, 6 O’Clock News, Her Memoir

POEMS BY ARIELLE TOWNSEND: The Project, 6 O’Clock News, Her Memoir

THE PROJECT It is all whimsical at first the clock’s jarring bells inundating the room the smell of pine oak wafting from the table’s...
June 28, 2015 × 0 comments

essays

SISTER TYRANT: We must accept ourselves before we can accept others

SISTER TYRANT: We must accept ourselves before we can accept others

I live in a house with three younger siblings, all of whom have been under my dictatorship at one point or another. I won’t lie;...
June 23, 2015 × 0 comments

fiction

THE ASTRONOMER’S HEART: A story by Tihana Skoric

THE ASTRONOMER’S HEART: A story by Tihana Skoric

Today is Saturday, and every Saturday I visit Grandpa Michael at his home in the country. He lives about an hour-and-a-half’s drive...
June 21, 2015 × 0 comments

mind-body

The pros and cons of medical marijuana

The pros and cons of medical marijuana

The medical marijuana debate is an interesting one because there’s such a wide diversity of opinions and views that oppose each...
June 14, 2015 × 0 comments

poetry

POEMS TO END YOGA CLASS: Inspirational messages to take away from the mat

POEMS TO END YOGA CLASS: Inspirational messages to take away from the mat

The following five poems have been excerpted from Soul to Soul: Poems, Prayers, and Stories to End a Yoga Class, a collection of short...
June 13, 2015 × 0 comments

mind-body

DEPRESSION: Ten steps to overcome it

DEPRESSION: Ten steps to overcome it

If you’re anything like me, you’ve lived with depression for the majority of your life and may have begun to accept it as a normal...
June 8, 2015 × 0 comments

meditation

LEARNING TO BE ALONE: Accessing your inner stillness through meditation

LEARNING TO BE ALONE: Accessing your inner stillness through meditation

Excerpted from Opening to Meditation: A Gentle, Guided Approach, in which author Diana Lang aims to guide and support all readers,...
June 7, 2015 × 0 comments

fiction

WOLFMOTHER: A story by Tihana Skoric

WOLFMOTHER: A story by Tihana Skoric

It was twilight and the fire was set ablaze with juniper pine logs and sun-dried driftwood, as it had been done for generations immemorial....
June 5, 2015 × 0 comments

essays

LANGUAGE PEDANT: “I could care less” and other speech absurdities

LANGUAGE PEDANT: “I could care less” and other speech absurdities

My Kindle almost flew at the mirror, but reason prevailed. A broken mirror is interesting… a broken Kindle useless. What provoked...
June 4, 2015 × 4 comments