Smithereens - John H. Leavitt

"Her name was Shannon and she belonged to a large family of children with broken bones. The bones weren’t all broken at the same time. They got broken one right after the other, like falling dominoes..."

The Noble Horse - Lisa Regen

"For the most part, horses are quiet. They neigh only to each other. In pain they are silent. If you are listening you might notice the stomp of a foot, the swish of a tail, their gentle breath..."

The Gravity of the Thing at Wordstock 2017

The Gravity of the Thing is pleased to announce it will be attending Wordstock: Portland’s Book Festival on November 11th, 2017 in partnership with Portland State University's creative writing program.