SUMMER 2017

the art of thirst

Photo by James Douglas

Art is Thirst

EDITOR’S APOLOGIA | Summer 2017

WHY DO WE HIDE ART? We stow beauty in our most secret places: in diaries, caves, and catacombs, in the very bindings of our dead…

Prose

Clean

a short story by
MARY BERGIDA-DeLUCA | Professor + Story-Teller

Liz

a memoir by
PAM MUNTER | Psychologist + Singer

Davidson Park

a short story by
BENJAMIN SELESNICK | Student + Writer

Poetry

REMember

a poem by
JACOB MORAN | Student + Poet

Drought

a poem by
DEBORAH STAUNTON | Mother + Writer

Art and Design

Reflection

mixed media image by
RANDI MATUSHEVITZ | Eco-Humanist + Artist

WE HAVE ALL FORGOTTEN WHAT WE REALLY ARE. All that we call common sense and rationality and practicality and positivism only means that for certain dead levels of our life we forget that we have forgotten. All that we call spirit and art and ecstasy only means that for one awful instant we remember that we forget. 

G.K. Chesterton