50 years after the summer of love

by Joseph A Farina days of cigarettes and scentsrigour without effortgirls exploring short nightsin bluejeans, leather and lacemusic capturing rebellionexpressed in your handraised in peace not in fistsbelief in a future where we would existchildren of new edenunder St Francis’s  skywhere flowers were powerwith love of one summerthat sated the thirst of our soulsquenched and abandonedthroughContinue reading “50 years after the summer of love”

Let Those Engines Roar

by Joseph A Farina old men’s dreams cruisedown Woodward Avenueromanticized Detroit iron muscleagainst a soundtrack of Beach Boys tunesengines hum and lake pipes roarbig three legendary wheelsof their mythic youthful yearsCorvettes, Stingrays, T-birds, ‘stangs442s, 409s, GTOs and little Deuce Coupetheir fantasy summertime drivesfueling teenaged wet dreamschromed engined chromed wheeledAmerican expressions, power and artin fiberglass, sheetContinue reading “Let Those Engines Roar”

Spring 2022 Edition

We are pleased to announce our Spring 2022 edition of confetti. CONTRIBUTORS Fiction by:  Catherine Alexander, Alex R. Encomienda, J.P.J. Fox, Terry John Malik, Eadbhard McGowan, Malaena Nahmias, Dana Trick, Judy Voss Non-fiction by:  Jeffrey Feingold Poetry by:  Angela Acosta, Bidisha Chakraborty, Maid Čorbić, PW Covington, Oriada Dajko, TAK Erzinger, Joseph A Farina, John Grey, Lisa O’Neil Guerci, Jennifer Ruth Jackson, George Perreault, Mahbubat Salahudeen, Sunil Sharma, Pat St. Pierre, Linda Tancs Play by:  Veronica Brown See the full Table of Contents.

Fall 2021 Edition

We are pleased to announce our Fall 2021 edition of confetti. CONTRIBUTORS Fiction by:  Subrata Das, J.P.J. Fox, Christina Hoag, Mark Jabaut, Richard Natale, Niles Reddick, Daniel Tarker, Judy Voss, Patricia Walkow Non-fiction by:  Barbara Alfaro Poetry by:  Dee Allen, John Carew, Maid Čorbić, Joseph A Farina, Shaswata Gangopadhyay, Norbert Góra, John Grey, Lisa O’Neil Guerci, LaVern Spencer McCarthy, Joan McNerney, Bruce McRae, Arik Mitra, P. Muralidharan, Katharine Schulz, Gabriel Sebastian Play by:  Dave Patton See the full Table of Contents.

Writer Profiles D–F

listed alphabetically by last name Oriada Dajko      Oriada Dajko has represented Albania several times in international literary festivals. Various poems have been published in anthologies and magazines in Albania and other countries. The winner of the first prize for poetry in the fourth edition of the Literary Festival for Youth, while in the fifth editionContinue reading “Writer Profiles D–F”