“So you want to put together an anthology?” by Jim Goforth

“This was an article I knocked up for JEA’s Newsletter a few months back, so in the interests of sharing it with anybody who might not have caught it then, I’ll publish it here too.

SO YOU WANT TO PUT TOGETHER AN ANTHOLOGY?

So you want to put together an anthology?

Sounds like a fairly simple straightforward proposition? Well, actually, yes and no.”

 

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“The Tale of Velda Blathere” by Nicole Heinz – First Chapter.

 

“I don’t fear broken men, I fear the day their brokenness will be put inside a box. A hidden treasure buried beneath logic and reason. I fear the day empathy will irrevocably become a contagion. Something to be cast away lest we all become infected with a feeling. I’m afraid this story will only grow into a rather old one, one that will be put to rest inside a weeping coffin. The blood of many calling out, only to fall in and out of sleep in hollow, perpetual death.” – Velda Blathere

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"Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality." Edgar Allan Poe

DEAF EARS by Skip a Page

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I really love to share the words of a beautiful writer. Please have a second to read this, you’ll love it.

 

DEAF EARS by Skip a Page

[…]I literally have expressed my sadness but the response of those around me never helps. I feel like I’m screaming in a small room with no windows or doors. There’s no room for the Sound to escape because there’s no one to hear my sound.  I really just wish that someone would latch on to me, maybe take a few seconds to believe a word I say. I could send our cries for help but in the voice of my friend inside my head so vivid, don’t be stupid Kierra you have a lot to be happy about. A lot to live for…But this isn’t  about what I have to live for, it’s  about the emptiness of the moments when there’s nothing.[…]

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