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Lawrence Welk

Sep 18, 2017

Poem by Giavanna Munafo

A schmaltzy, eerily familiar tune that loops along, accordions swelling and shrinking, high-heeled, lipsticked women la-la-la-la-la-la-ing.

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Camera Obscura

Jun 05, 2017

Personal Essay by Rebecca Schumejda

I’m afraid of contributing to the stigma of mental illness by telling this story.

Memoir, Illness, Into Sanity | Read More

The Golden Record

May 08, 2017

TW Poetry Spotlight

We wanted to make a good impression. Maybe even to launch a conversation.

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Confined to Quarters

May 01, 2017

Personal Essay by Marianne Goldsmith

Off his meds, Daniel went to a bar, got spooked, and lost his temper.

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Night Fishing

Mar 06, 2017

Personal Essay by Sara Hubbs

Have you ever recoiled from your own newborn?

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