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There exists a realm beyond reality. A place where nothing is what it seems and anything is possible. Each soul who travels to this mysterious world finds something different. Some voyagers get lost in this land of DREAMS, forgetting their way back to the path, to home. Others experience intense VISIONS, glimmers of the past,…

Fear…

“An unpleasant emotion caused by the belief that someone or something is dangerous, likely to cause pain, or a threat.” Hey, feisty ones! It’s been a while. I apologize for the wait, but I’ve had a very busy summer, and of course, I’m always struggling through my emotions. With this in mind, I’ve decided to…

Splatter Chatter by Shaun Avery

What is it about being a horror fan that makes you want to watch films you know will be terrible? I ask this question having just dragged myself away from the ‘scary’ section of my local DVD store, where a cheap copy of Halloween: Resurrection was proving rather hard to resist. Now, there was just…

Some Thoughts on Rabbit Holes and Filling Them by Daniel Hale

My opinions on the adaptation or reimagining of established classical or fairy stories has changed pretty significantly in the past few years. In my play writing class, I was told to write a play based on the story of Hansel and Gretel, which at the time I found frustrating. I didn’t like being told what…

A Personal Story and Giveaway with Linda G. Hill

The first time I saw my name in print in an actual physical book was the day I received my copy of AFTER THE HAPPILY EVER AFTER. I was ecstatic when I got an e-mail from Transmundane Press to say my story had been accepted for the anthology, but nothing–and I mean NOTHING–could have prepared…

Intern Diaries: Far Cry 5 (A Peak Inside the Cult)

Hey, feisty ones! Today’s post is going to be a little different from what I’ve written before. I’d like to do a small analysis on the backstory involved in the making of FarCry5. Though, the creators haven’t come out and said which cult(s) this game is based off of, I did my own research to…

Our Second Writing Community Update

Hello, lovelies! Our writing community just keeps growing, and we love the support they give one another. In celebration of their successes, we feature them here to showcase their talents:   Daniel M. Kimmel Daniel’s story “Finals Week” appears in Beautiful Lies, Painful Truths, Vol. 2. His story “Father Russia” is in Beyond Steampunk. Dan…

Intern Diaries: The Ultimate Spring Break Guide

Hey, feisty ones! Spring break is here, and I am ready to party! Just kidding, I’m going to be working all of spring break. But, for those lucky ones that get to travel I have a few tips for you. Try to plan as much as you can. While the lure to go on a…

Announcing Our New Air-Themed Call for Submissions

AIR surrounds us. Invisible but everywhere, AIR can be gentle and playful spirit, or an aggressive and destructive force. Winds lift and move water, driving the storms and waves that irrigate crops and shape shorelines. The breeze can transport seeds, fertilizing the earth and spreading life in its wake. AIR feeds fire, gives life to…

A Millennial’s Guide to Majors

So, I’m changing my major again. This time I’m focusing on something I never thought I would do, and it gives me new excitement for the future. I’ve always loved writing, but I’ve found that majoring in the things I love has caused me to hate them. I tried writing, I love writing, and after…

It’s Just Another Bad Day: Overthinking

Hey, Feisty Ones! I’m going to be honest with you. I have no idea what to write about for this diary. I haven’t been challenged this semester in my classes, and it’s giving me a lot of time to think. Thinking can be your best friend or your worst enemy. I find myself overthinking the…