Art Assorted Photos D.C. Nobes Excerpt: Fantastic ABCs Stephanie Crossman | Cora Touchette Fiction Perhaps Esther Park Jacks Lorette C. Luzajic Away Shrutidhora P. Mohor Nonfiction Louvred Richard M. Ankers Flower or Tree? Esosa Zuwa Way Too Hard Anne-Marie Smith
Richard M. Ankers Pain slips in like light through a louvre blind. One tug and it’s there. One flash of gold, and everything else blurs. No one explains how pain can change everything. My father had his ailments, but stoic fellow that he was, took them. My mother and sister had ‘the curse’ as all… Read More Louvred
Esosa Zuwa It hits me hard and fast, like a lightning bolt. The darkness of my skin solidifies into thick bark to build a fortress of protection in my heart. My feet escape from under me and stretch into the ground and I curl my toes into the searing dirt because I ground humanity. The… Read More Flower or Tree?
Anne-Marie Smith I woke up. I put drops in my eyes and then after squinting through the crosswords on my page, I went back to bed. Much warmer, and listening to the radio was as soothing as birds tweeting in a tree. I kept thinking about all the things left undone in my life, such as… Read More Way Too Hard
Art Windows of Colwyn Bay Morning-meadow Jones One Breath at a Time Bethany Jarmul Fiction Minibeasts Adele Evershed Miracle Turtle John Brantingham With Angels Carman C. Curton Smells of Home Robert Scott
The Violet Hour Magazine is very pleased to announce its grand re-opening. New design, new website, and a new call for submissions! Due to our June launch date, we’re coming into our publication schedule slightly later than intended, so this submission call will be from May 30th to July 31st, but the rest of our… Read More Submissions are Now Open