Coming soon: Issue #9!

We’re getting ready to start work on the Winter 2013 issue, but Issue 8 will stay on the homepage a bit longer, so check out artwork by Mette Norrie, reviews by Joshua Willey, poetry by Holly Day and Jean-Pierre Parra, and fiction by Teri Louise Kelly, Thomas James Brown, and Jenny Glozshtein. Tell us what Continue reading


Thomas Brown on “The Flock”

Here’s what contributor Thomas Brown has to say about his story, “The Flock,” in Issue #9, “transgressions:” ‘The Flock’ explores transgression in a number of ways, conveying the natural transgression of the bird-boy hybrids, the flock’s physically transgressive behaviour towards their classmate, and through this behaviour, man’s disposition to display transgressive qualities. If transgression is Continue reading


“transpire”: naming the issues

I’m writing the letter from the editor for issue #8, as I usually do at the very last minute, and looking up the various dictionary entries on the issue’s chosen title, usage notes and variations and etymology, and thinking about the implications of these things, simultaneously procrastinating and researching and writing, and transpire is a fun word for this Continue reading