Archive for September, 2013

To the Edge of the Map
Fiction by
Ewan Lawrie

September 24, 2013

   I have traveled to the edge of the map. Past distant Helleconia itself: my sextant swept the stars for clues, until the sky overhead became relentless black.    The Captain looked out, seeing nothing but shining sea. He ordered full sheets at the masts and more coal to the boilers.    ‘Now we’ll know,’ he coughed into […]

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Virtual Stage
Poem by
Jeff Wimperis

September 20, 2013

Promised returns as yet unfulfilled I watch, I wait, I wonder A hasty goodbye, now only online You exist, off into the summer Here I stay, a distance away Pictures tell me your story In virtual display “I’m happy” they say Persuading you back I’ve done poorly Smiles abound, gentlemen beware Our bird has taken […]

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