Alexx Mattox is an MFA student at San Diego State University. Some of her short fiction can be found in The Pacific Review and Pressed Publication. Artwork by Edward Michael Supranowicz featured originally in Winter 2021 Issue of In Parentheses.
Sometimes good guys don’t wear white, and sometimes punk chicks don’t wear black. Nashville’s Cybelle Elena can attest to this. A child of Seattle’s 90s grunge community, the artist and writer knows firsthand the cultural mystique attached to growing up in counterculture — her work gives a nod and a smirk. Artwork by Edward Michael Supranowicz.
Adam Tarawneh is an American who was born on March 25, 1987. He traveled to Jordan in 1999, the country of his origins. He majored in English Literature for his bachelor’s degree. After he graduated, he moved to work in the Gulf as an English teacher for several years until he pursued his dreams and continued his Master’s degree in literature from Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge, UK. Now, he is an Adjunct Instructor teaching literature throughout several colleges and universities across the United States.
As a budding photographer in a nondescript suburban town, I have to look inwards and…