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The Power of Story

ARGH. I have to go to work today and I am close to finishing All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Leslie Connor. 242 more words

Middle Fiction

Malama Aloha A'aina Kaho'olawe: Caring for the Land the Hawaiian Way

By Neva Knott

I’m dreaming and a beautiful noise comes in and I’m dreamt awake to the sound of the conch shell, the pu. The night is still dark. 3,502 more words


What You Chose to Call the Name of My Grandfather’s Son When You Raked His Bones Across the Sky

CJ Cifaretto is a contributing editor at Jank Journal and a professional butt double. His first novel, The Flames The Flames The Flames The Flames: How to Turn Your Heart to Blaze when the Song of Night is a Menace to South Central while Drinking your Juice in the Hood, will be released in December. 307 more words

Next...surviving the loss of love, buying a house, and digging in the dirt to feel alive again

By Neva Knott

Dirty dishes are piled in the sink, one cup atop one plate, atop one bowl and flanked by one knife, one fork, one spoon. 2,873 more words


Achievement Unlocked

I finally acquired new glasses yesterday, after the old ones I had for the past 8 years started boring a hole into the side of my face.

Personal Narrative

Grandpa's Ten-Speed Test Drive

Back in 1928, he and Grandma went to California for their honeymoon. A Ford Model T transported them on dirt roads all the way from tiny and rural Foster, Missouri to San Diego. 306 more words