Essays

The Biggest Threat to Children and Young Adults Is Not Coronavirus But Culture Itself, and the Mental-Health Disasters It Feeds Off

By Tom Penn As arm-ageddon continues apace, the Westminster Guild of Magicians must surely by now have ranked Houdini Hancock’s inaudible ‘freedom cry’ as one of the greatest ever stunts performed by a Parliamentary illusionist to date. Remember? The one where he sucker-punched us all fatally in the gut with his false hope? According to

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Granny’s Legacy

A short story by Deniz Benim Lucy steps through the mirror leaving behind the world that was 2000 years into the future. She is glad to be back. She takes in the details that is her mundane room. The unmade bed. The jacket strewn across the chair that she’d wished she’d taken while she was

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