nthposition online magazine

To Be or... to Be

by Christopher Thornton

[ places - august 14 ]

A letter from Sarajevo

Pseudoscience fiction in Louis Armand’s Cairo

review by Jim Chaffee

[ bookreviews ]

"The novel itself is a new genre, a sort of horror that I believe might be called pseudoscience fiction, this one rooted in alien technology and ancient astronaut beliefs linked to ancient Egypt."

Not nice people

by Joe Palmer

[ opinion - august 14 ]

"We’re all a little bit nuts in our self-absorption and greed, enjoying other people’s misery..."

Message to you

by Alan McCormick

[ fiction - august 14 ]

A short story about communication

A life made of moments

review by Douglas Messerli

[ filmreviews ]

Richard Linklater’s Boyhood, in many respects, is unlike any previous film.

Recommended reading

Baptizing dead people for fun and profit: organized religion's most imaginative scam

by Tom Bradley

[ strangeness - june 02 ]

The Mormons have an interesting take on celestial vote-rigging.

Lowest Court Law: Cases And Commentaries

by Ronald J Stone

[ fiction - june 10 ]

"In this book, Stone has done for Lowest Court Law and Jurisprudence what Moby Dick previously did for porpoises. Many kudos to you, Judge Stone."

My temporary son

by Timeri N Murari

[ people - february 05 ]

An orphan's tale.

Rip off the ears: searching for Demosthenes’ secret in Mexico

by John-Ivan Palmer

[ places - january 08 ]

"It's difficult to find privacy in Mexico, least of all if you're traveling with a low-budget female impersonator show."

Random reading

Paperweight graves

by Anna Currey

[ fiction - december 13 ]

"Some day we’re all going to be living on pills. A pill for your coffee, a pill for your ice cream, a pill for your penis, a pill for your brain."