Sweet Dreams | R. V. Mitchell

It’s not a dream state
These visions of future bliss
But hope manifest


R. V. Mitchell is a writer, educator, ecclesiastical historian, and theologian. He is a widower, and the passing of his soulmate and best friend has hurt but also strengthened him. He writes a regular blog on WordPress called Padre’s Ramblings.

Selected by the editor as a featured submission, June 2021

Walk | Jaya Avendel

Find hope in grey skies

My feet tread a path to find

Who I am inside.


Jaya Avendel lives in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, where she dips her pen into the inkwell of fantasy and prose. Her work has been published at Free Verse Revolution and Spillwords Press. She writes further at ninchronicles.wordpress.com
Selected by the editor as a featured submission, December 2020

Glimmerings | R. V. Mitchell

Why do you mope so?
Glimmerings are breaking through
See the bright sunrise


R. V. Mitchell is a writer, educator, ecclesiastical historian, and theologian. He is a widower, and the passing of his soulmate and best friend has hurt but also strengthened him. He writes a regular blog on WordPress called Padre’s Ramblings.

Selected by the editor as a featured submission, January 2021.