Short Story Review: Laughter Among the Trees by Suzan Palumbo

The highway to the campground cuts through the granite Laurentian Plateau like a desiccated wound. It’s been twenty five years since I’ve retraced this road and, though the comfort stops along the route have been expanded and streamlined, the forest and rock remain the same: Ancient, silent and unflinching.I was fourteen when we retreated South … Continue reading Short Story Review: Laughter Among the Trees by Suzan Palumbo

The Gremlin’s Library: “The Dead, In Their Uncontrollable Power” by Karen Osborne

I am notoriously bad at keeping up with New Things. I have a bit of a wandering magpie's approach to fiction; I get to things when I get to them, pick up what interests me at random, and am otherwise incredibly unpredictable. That said, this year, I've made an actual effort to keep up with … Continue reading The Gremlin’s Library: “The Dead, In Their Uncontrollable Power” by Karen Osborne