Captivated by Prague: the Writing of Jeffrey Condran
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Captivated by Prague: the Writing of Jeffrey Condran

by Evelyn Somers

“We leave home and shed the identity we’re compelled to inhabit in our daily lives. At the same time, we’re not able to fully inhabit the place we’ve journeyed to. The result is an emotional and intellectual space we have unprecedented control over, but one with more room for self-invention.” Continue reading

BEST OF BLOOM: No Other Way Out
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BEST OF BLOOM: No Other Way Out

by Scott Sparling

None of this felt late to me, you understand. It felt perfectly right. Occasionally, now, the distant trombones and snare drums of time’s marching band come drifting my way on the wind, and I’ll stop, a little surprised, and ask myself, what the hell is that? Worse, on certain bad nights, an accusing question floats just below the bedroom ceiling: Why did it take you so freaking long? Continue reading

No Other Way Out
Debut Authors / Essays / Experience Required / Features / Fiction

No Other Way Out

by Scott Sparling

None of this felt late to me, you understand. It felt perfectly right. Occasionally, now, the distant trombones and snare drums of time’s marching band come drifting my way on the wind, and I’ll stop, a little surprised, and ask myself, what the hell is that? Worse, on certain bad nights, an accusing question floats just below the bedroom ceiling: Why did it take you so freaking long? Continue reading