#thesideshow

January 31, 2018

1988 by Alice Walsh

  The hollow din of aluminium tin pots being scraped with spoons fills the ears of my disinterested three-year-old self. I spy magnificence through the doorframe. […]
January 29, 2018

After the Rabbit by Jacqueline Doyle

  AFTER THE RABBIT   “We’re all mad here,” the Cheshire Cat tells Alice. The Mad Hatter. The March Hare. “I’m mad. You’re mad.”   The […]
January 28, 2018

Before After by Michelle Ross

  Before After   In the before: a spider dangling from a bare branch, the sun. In the after: a luminous web, the moon. The latter […]
January 27, 2018

The Last of Weakness by Robert Cole

  THE LAST OF WEAKNESS   Scene 1   [ Open meadow at dawn. Father’s legs mow down yards of rye. There is a clearing and […]