Ohana: Prologue

Copyright © 2015 by Outside the Box Ink. Image by Manasheepowder. RAINIER WOMAN Agent501 scanned the tag on the dead woman’s toe with the microscopic 3D camera on the tip of a pen and within a nanosecond the holographic data fluttered in the air. The Cloud began building a list of trace files indicating evidence of her biological markers in the …

Book 1: Ohana

Photo by Brandon Langton. Used with permission. This piece is the first in a series of freewriting that loosely weave sa tale that is the prequal to The New Pioneers. The working title of this project is Ohana. It is the story of how James and Lulu meet. Thank you to the free birds in my …

Dew Drops + Sunblock

By Natalie Janovak Inspired by the folk stylings of Elisa Pope and Memphis Minnie McGnarls.   There’s a fire inside me that seeks a path home Snaking up my spine, burning deep and churning wide My life full to the brim with memories that burn Consuming all to reveal a key That I recognize as eternity …