“Stepping Up to the Plate” by Brad Windhauser

Issue 10 / Summer 2017   The veteran relief pitcher worried the ball with his fingers, shaking off every sign the catcher offered. Soon, if this guy didn’t get something going, Roger was going to have to DVR the game. Fantastic. Littering his newish apartment, his...

Messy Lives Make for Engaging Art in Debut Novel

Review: Children of the Country by Abigail Shaffer Children of the Country Author: Abigail Shaffer Outpost19, 2016 ISBN: 1937402975 $16.00 For most of us, growing up is challenging. We struggle with our identities, our hopes and dreams. We navigate, with varying...

Hope by Brad Windhauser

On the day of his mother’s wedding, Brian’s father took him to see Star Wars. With his feet sticking to the ground, they snaked their way into the back row of the theater and Brian’s father handed his son the tub of popcorn, the butter leaking down the side and onto...