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

The Fifth Night by Rona Altrows, WordCity Monthly Dec2020 Issue4


photo by Lucy Altrows   The Fifth Night             My mother taught me that at the moments of our greatest joy we must still remember that people suffer. That's one reason a traditional Jewish wedding ceremony ends with the shattering of  a glass. But a person may create a new ritual to represent the convergence … Continue reading The Fifth Night by Rona Altrows, WordCity Monthly Dec2020 Issue4