January 2014

Human Interest by Jennifer Ochstein

snorkeling gear on rock at shore

Once rescue workers pulled the body from the water and motored it to shore on a small boat, they hoisted it onto a gurney and covered it with a white sheet that soaked up the water and clung to its outline.

Apoptosis by Genevieve Anna Tyrrell

movie slate

I need to know: Where does my soul go when I black out? The pain in my head, the cold concrete floor mashed into my face soaked in a puddle of my own drool, the fuzzy nature of the world…

I Am Here by Nancy Devine

elderberry buds macro shot

We’re not the first people to work this 20-acre tract of Minnesota land we bought in May 2011. There’s abundant evidence of human activity… But has anyone tried to raise crops here?