September 2015


Contest by Lucio Mariani You’d ask if I were ever late. That’s a problem for people stuck between the second and last lanes.  Me. I’m in lone pursuit.  So that whether I’m early or late depends solely on the day’s disaffection.  To catch the beat I clapped my hands once or twice, Before splashing my[…]

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A can’t-put-it-down existential thriller from debut novelist Claudine Dumont.  Shelf Unbound: In Captive, a young woman with a dull job who has isolated herself from friends and family and drinks herself to sleep each night is captured from her apartment and wakes up in a sealed room. The setup is a contemporary spin on Sartre’s[…]

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