Story Review: Danny Boy by Marian Matta, Spineless Wonders Publishing

This second story in the Amanda Lohrey Selects series is a gem. Marian Matta builds an aching suspense crafted carefully around a core of empathy and slowly reveals, with immaculate precision, the truth that is not so deeply hidden after all. Beginning with what might strike the reader as garden variety painful shyness, Matta slowly draws … Continue reading Story Review: Danny Boy by Marian Matta, Spineless Wonders Publishing

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Story Review: Ite Missa Est (Go, You Are Sent Forth), by Felicity Volk, Spineless Wonders Publishing

When you are told you only have a few months to live, it doesn't really matter what age you are, self-reflection becomes an imperative. In Go You Are Sent Forth, Berenice, a retired nun, is in exactly this position and she reflects on a life of sacrifice and stoicism. She decides to live her last months … Continue reading Story Review: Ite Missa Est (Go, You Are Sent Forth), by Felicity Volk, Spineless Wonders Publishing