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Overflow, Michael Levin

Lemke Overboard

A sleepwalking old man brings a community together in the waves of the sea. more »

Feb 7, 2014 by in Short Stories

Sweet Affliction

The documentary filmmaker, a jean-jacketed young woman with a silver crescent in her nose, wanted me to Share My Story. more »

Jan 22, 2014 by in FICTION

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Hotel

It was the year of hotel rooms, the knife and the gun. more »

Jul 3, 2013 by in Poetry (2 Comments)

Maria Chekhov

The Night Before She Died

The fifth and final poem in a series dedicated to Maria Chekhov, sister of the famed writer and keeper of the archive. more »

May 15, 2013 by in Poetry

Maria Chekhov

Maria, 1878

The fourth poem in a series dedicated to Maria Chekhov, sister of the famed writer and keeper of the archive. more »

May 15, 2013 by in Poetry

Maria Chekhov

Easter Day

The third poem in a series dedicated to Maria Chekhov, sister of the famed writer and keeper of the archive. more »

May 15, 2013 by in Poetry

Maria Chekhov

Belaia Dacha

The second poem in a series dedicated to Maria Chekhov, sister of the famed writer and keeper of the archive. more »

May 15, 2013 by in Poetry

Maria Chekhov

Chekhov’s Sister, 1873

The first poem in a series dedicated to Maria Chekhov, sister of the famed writer and keeper of the archive. more »

May 15, 2013 by in Poetry

Circus Girl

Jenny didn’t have to run away to join the circus—it came to her. But not with midgets, bearded ladies or elephant men in tow. No sir, the circus had gone out and bought itself some style. more »

Mar 28, 2013 by in Short Stories

Malarky

Irish-Canadian writer Anakana Schofield addresses the hardships of widowhood. "'Men,' I said. 'Naked men. At each other all the time, all day long. I can't get it our of my head'." more »

Oct 3, 2012 by in FICTION (3 Comments)

UnCanadian Tales

Geist authors write prose and poetry set beyond the Great White North.

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