Hearth & Heart

Short Stories

Hearth & Heart is a seasonal homemade short story zine by Rita Tortorello

Magical Realism

The stories depict the unexpected magic that shows up in ordinary daily life

Through A Different Lens

Ordinary happenings seen from a different perspective

Hearth & Heart Volume 2 Winter

2017 Winter Edition

Contents:

Yule

City of Embers

Road Work

Holly Magic​​


$7.00

Hearth & Heart Vol 2 Winter $7.00

Hearth & Heart Volume 2 Autumn

2017 Autumn Edition

Contents:

On The Way Upstairs

Conversation With A Prince

The Dream Catcher

Getting The Boot

(A Story in Elfland)

A New Story
(a short essay by way of introduction)


Original short stories by Rita Tortorello, with illustrations, photos, and collage throughout.  Photo copied paper zine, hand sewn with linen thread.  Half page size.  Black and white with some color pages.  36 pages total.


$7.50

Hearth & Heart Vol 2 Autumn $7.50

Hearth & Heart Volume 1 Autumn

2015 Autumn Edition

Contents:

A Fairy Tale From 1969

Smile

There Be Giants

​Sky (poem)

A Hallowe'en Recollection

Bonus Story: The Witch's Children


Original short stories with photos and illustration by Rita Tortorello, with collage throughout.


Photo copied paper zine, hand sewn with linen thread. Black and white with some full color pages.  Half page size.  32 pages total plus a micro story/tiny book included as a book within a book.


$7.50

Hearth & Heart Vol 1 Autumn $7.50

Hearth & Heart Volume 1 Summer

2015 Summer Edition

 

Contents:

May Baskets

Stories To Be Carried

The Spider

A Conversation With The Moon

Bonus Story: Reading To The Faeries


Original short stories and illustrations by Rita Tortorello with collage throughout.  Black and white photo copied paper zine, sewn with linen thread.  Half page size.  21 pages total plus 4 page tiny book.

$5.00

Hearth & Heart Vol 1 Summer $5.00

Where Do The Spoons Go??

An Adventure Story For Flatware

Have you ever wondered where the missing spoons go?  This story investigates that question.  24 pages of text and images.  Black and white photo copied zine in 1/2 page format. 


$5.00

Where Do The Spoons Go? $5.00

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