WordCity Monthly, December 2020 Issue #4


Letter from the Editor, Darcie Friesen Hossack There is not a particle of life that does not bear poetry within it.-Gustave Flaubert When we decided to create an Autumn and Winter Holiday-themed issue of WordCity for December, we had hoped to gather together a celebration of as many religious, cultural and seasonal offerings as possible. … Continue reading WordCity Monthly, December 2020 Issue #4

My Life at First Try by Mark Budman, WordCity Monthly Dec2020 Issue4


Mark Budman Short stories from the Extended Edition of My Life at First Try A Novel Mark Budman’s “My Life at First Try,” is smart and funny and compelling, and in an era when both the immigrant experience and the resurgent aggression of the once-Soviet Russia are central issues, the novel is timely, as well.  … Continue reading My Life at First Try by Mark Budman, WordCity Monthly Dec2020 Issue4