A TRANSCENDENT Excerpt: “Room 22” by Irina Slav

Room twenty-two. That’s our room, though I’m not really sure what ouris supposed to mean in these circumstances. There are six of us: an elderly couple, a blond girl, me, and a couple of boys. Not boys, men. I don’t remember their names. We hardly speak; most of the time, we just sit on the…

Nightmares and Story Grains by Irina Slav

If someone asked me what my worst nightmare was, they’d have to pack a lunch and a lot of coffee because I can talk about my nightmares for hours. And hours. And hours. I don’t mean nightmares in the sense of “What’s the worst thing you can imagine happening to you?” That one’s easy—it’s easy…

Our TRANSCENDENT Authors: a Featured Interview with Irina Slav

In our new author series, we’ll be offering a clairvoyant peek behind the veil of who and what makes up TRANSCENDENT. Here’s a glimpse at Irina Slav and her story “Room 22.”   ABOUT THE STORY What inspired your story? It was actually a real dream I had. I was in this huge building with…