Angela Davis-Gardner on BUTTERFLY’S CHILD

Giacomo Puccini’s classic opera Madame Butterfly ends with the title character’s lover, the naval officer Pinkerton, agreeing to raise their child with his American wife. Quite a few interpretations of the story have been done since then, but Raleigh resident Angela Davis-Gardner’s fourth novel, Butterfly’s Child, is the first to ask, “What happened next?” Find […]

Vitaly Alexius on ROMANTICALLY APOCALYPTIC

I am the captain. The year is 20__ something something. I stopped counting a while ago, and therefore not sure what day it is. Humanity is virtually wiped out in a nuclear holocaust. Me and my last squad: pilot, sniper and engineer, live in the wasteland ruins of tomorrow. This is my story. I am […]