Retreat Redux by Jennifer Cornick

Retreat Redux by Jennifer Cornick

Two hours away from Vienna a lonely castle stands on a granite hill top surrounded by quiet forests. The floors creak under foot, the wind howls outside the windows, and at night the cold creeps up from the damp dungeons. But luckily the sun was shining 90% of the...
Syzygy by Connie Phlipot

Syzygy by Connie Phlipot

Writing inspired by the SWC creative writing prompt: No, I don’t know how to pronounce it either. But ‘syzygy’ is a genuine English language word used in science/astronomy when describing the alignment of celestial bodies or planets, but also in philosophy to mean the...