What’s Sera Reading? The Phone Box at the Edge of the World

Moving and heart-breaking, Yui’s story, and that of the Wind Phone, is equally uplifting and heart-warming. click to read more.

Writer’s Statement.

Writer’s Statement. I’m Seraphim Bryant and I write for young adults who like thrillers and a bit of fantasy. Also, I write and illustrate picture books in young children’s fiction which are frequently about social issues and citizenship. My style is very open, it’s quite conversational. This is because I like people so much andContinue reading “Writer’s Statement.”

What About Raymond Carver?

Though Raymond Carver published only a handful of books in his lifetime, he is often considered one of the great American short story writers. Debate still exists as to whether to consider Carver a minimalist for his frequent use of sparse language, a voice of the working class for his commitment to ‘ordinary’ characters, orContinue reading “What About Raymond Carver?”

The phoenix and the rose

The phoenix and the rose How they stare in wonder How they speak in whisper Lookup to my brother Looking at your golden glamour Their awe you devour For it gives you the power And me my blood flower We, you and I know From the same ashes did grow We both had to travelContinue reading “The phoenix and the rose”