Featured Works: Week of July 31 (Memory)

By on Jul 30, 2017 in Issue Archives

Brain full of light

This week our contributors take you on a journey through time, via memory.

Listenings” by Doug Bolling goes on a hike through moments in a relationship.

I Regret Grinder, but, No Remorse” by Michael Lee Johnson reflects on past sins from a dentist’s chair.

Streets of Fall River” by Al Rocheleau recalls eras of a New England town.

Emergency!” by Llyn Clague tells the story of a frequent visitor to an emergency room, remembered by emergency workers.


Alyce Wilson is the editor of Wild Violet and in her copious spare time writes humor, non-fiction, fiction and poetry, keeps an online journal, and is working on a book, Belated Mommy: How to Cope With Being an Older Mom. Her first chapbook, Picturebook of the Martyrs; her e-book/pamphlet, Stay Out of the Bin! An Editor's Tips on Getting Published in Lit Mags (which she plans to update this year); her book of essays and columns, The Art of Life; and her humorous nonfiction ebook, Dedicated Idiocy: How Monty Python Fandom Changed My Life, can all be ordered from her Web site, AlyceWilson.com. She lives with her husband and son in the Philadelphia area and takes far too many photos of her handsome, creative second grader, nicknamed Kung Fu Panda.