“Shooting the Moon” by Phoenix Mangus
The neighbor was out shooting at the moon again. That first shot gun blast always portends an evening of little sleep for my family and I. For Billy, our Viking looking (and acting) neighbor, it was another chapter in his war against the forces at work on the other side of the moon.
“Ambrose and the Hypothetical Last Day” by Phoenix Mangus
Ambrose had been thinking about killing himself for years, a long time before the separation and break-up from his wife which would eventually put him on the path to his own much wanted demise. Diagnosed with depression right around puberty…