FEATURED ARTIST José Ð Almeida Scenes of Catharsis: A Gallery NONFICTION Bobby Neel Adams The King of Sixth Street Rebecca Cook Yellow Cake Joanna L. Grisham The Stranger Bryan Paiement Reserved for the Son FICTION Tetman Callis Yttat Michelle Davis Broken Jacob Doyle If You Were the Ice Jeff Friedman Seeing Letitia Micah Dean Hicks […]
BRYAN PAIEMENT graduated from the University of North Carolina-Wilmington with a degree in creative writing. He is currently at work on a collection of essays, from which “Reserved for the Son” is an excerpt.
I experienced my first and only peep show when I was thirteen. My father, Pierre, was coaching a junior level hockey team in a tournament in Montreal, Quebec, where he grew up. I wasn’t old enough to play, so I tagged along as the team’s “stick boy.” Fifteen hours north of our hometown of Roanoke, […]
Issue 6 Fall 2012 BOBBY NEEL ADAMS is a photographer living in New York. After getting picked up by the cops at LaGuardia Airport while he was photographing airplanes he wrote his first story, “How I Spent My Fifty-Third Birthday.” It was published with photo illustrations in DAMn Magazine (Brussels) in 2007. In 2009, Adams suffered two […]