Untitled by Shannon LeBlanc

Untitled by Shannon LeBlanc

This piece of prose was adapted from my suicide note in which I tried to attempt suicide three times. Hospitalized with nothing but a coloured pencil and sudoku puzzles, I wrote this poem from fragments of my mind’s reflections. I revisited these fragments to compose this visual poetry piece, hoping that it will bring awareness ... Read More »

The Fog by Samantha Santoni

The Fog by Samantha Santoni

A Cold Night Close to the End. Out of the darkness and into the fog. Lost in a place bound not by time, nor by reason. You cannot walk this with me, from here, I go alone. Past the brink, there lie the shadows. Memories? Or perhaps they were merely thoughts, manifested into the outlines ... Read More »

I Try by Holly Atchison & Shamima Khan

I Try by Holly Atchison & Shamima Khan

When Shamima wrote this she was feeling utter despair and hopelessness…like nothing could save her. At the time it felt like her mind was just totally betraying her, and more powerful than reality. When Holly painted this she was in a similar place. She wanted to show the turbulence and chaos of the inner monologue, ... Read More »

Only the Quarry Men by John Binette

Only the Quarry Men by John Binette

Only The Quarry Men is a journey of one man’s plight into an unimaginable nightmarish scenario which at first seems to be mostly burdensome, and then later enjoyable, then dreamlike, and finally, utterly and completely necessary. It is the fictional story of John Davies. An often lonely, depressed and unfulfilled nearing fifty year old talented ... Read More »