Book Review: Congratulations on Everything

Congratulations on Everything, by Nathan Whitlock, gives a window, with magnified detail, into someone’s very realistic and human life. Jeremy and Charlene, the two main protagonists’ of the novel, are not super-human, or thrown into super-human situations. Their trails are linked to the very real struggles of dealing with the limitations of our mortality as … More Book Review: Congratulations on Everything

Christmas Magic, Where did it Go?

The old red-bricked breweries were covered in shining Christmas lights and garlands. Makeshift shacks threw warmth on the crowded streets as vendors sold mulled wine, craft beers or organic honey. The smell of French fries, classic Canadian poutine, schnitzel and sausages melded almost too well with Christmas spices of cinnamon and cloves. Where are we? … More Christmas Magic, Where did it Go?

Horror Writer John C. Adams talks Writing, Inspiration, and the Making of a Good Story

In the past few years, horror writer John C. Adams has seen countless short stories published in multiple anthologies. Her work has been longlisted for the Aeon award twice, once in 2012 and again in 2013, and she currently works as a trainee reader for Albedo One Magazine, Ireland’s longest-running and foremost magazine for the … More Horror Writer John C. Adams talks Writing, Inspiration, and the Making of a Good Story