Why this site?
We believe we are all broken in some way. We
are all seeking something that will heal that brokenness. When we use the word broken, we don't
mean some horrible deep psychological break in our psyche, we're just talking about that missing-ness that we feel
at times. The little disconnect that makes us feel out of sorts. So, we know there is a supernatural world, and
during the times of that disconnect, we have a longing to connect and understand the supernatural. Some naturally believe,
some almost believe, and some just don't believe at all. But the supernatural is there. Why do you think shows
like Ghosthunters, Paranormal State, and others like it are so popular? Because we are all looking for proof of the
We don't claim to have answers on this web site. All we can give is information
about what's out there. All we can give you is perhaps some inspiration with artworks and writings. Maybe
this will be a place where you can come to and like an old comfortable library, you can dig through the writings and the art
and the emails and maybe find a connection or some inspiration to get you through the artist's block.
you to share your experiences. Send your questions. If we don't have the answers right at hand, then we will
research and find answers. So, we hope you sign up for the FREE newsletter and enjoy reading the stories, the descriptions
Thank you once again for visiting.
The Motley Crew at
The stories you will read about me are based on fact but only
you will choose what you believe. Do I really see fairies? Or am I delusional? Have I talked with a vampire?
Or am I just making it all up? It's up to you, dear reader, to decide. My existence is my existence, my experiences
mine, and if I embellish, so be it, but if I don't, can you imagine the possibilities? Either way I hope you enjoy
the website. Just a note: William J. Corbin is a PEN-NAME.
William J Corbin
SilverthornPress.com is a creation of MAGICAL REALISM. What is magical realism?
It is a literary genre presenting a credible cosmos in which all sorts of bizarre stuff happens without being thought anymore
unusual than the bizarre events on the nightly news. The artists and writers on this website create in this genre, or
close to it, and they bring you into their worlds with their art and their stories.
Through these pages actual
facts are transmitted to the reader. Every
shred of content on all pages of this web site are copyright William J. Corbin & Silverthorn Press (includes all partners) 2009.
None can be copied and used elsewhere without the permission of the copyright owners.
You can contact Silverthorn
Press through emails. Letters to the editor, William J. Corbin, will be posted on the website and ezine/newsletter.
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