Live From the Garrick – Houdini’s Final Performance

by Chaunce Stanton Houdini's agonizing final performance at the Garrick Theatre in Detroit, Michigan reimagined. TO HEAR THE AUTHOR READ THIS STORY, LISTEN TO EPISODE 21 of BOXFLAP Houdini clutched the armrest as another flash of pain exploded within him. The interior of the train was too loud, overwhelming his senses. He just wanted off. … Continue reading Live From the Garrick – Houdini’s Final Performance


Do you ever have the dream where you discover that your house has an "extra" room you never knew about? 16 years ago I wrote my second novel. Apparently. This past weekend I was organizing a big batch of hard-copy creativity: journals, short stories, poems, songs, cartoons, essays, and novel sketches. Some was hand-scrawled on … Continue reading Jackpot