Combustus: "Where other conversations about art leave off, ours just begins."


Just over eight years ago I launched Combustus on-line arts and literary magazine. My dream: to create a unique vehicle for artists and visionaries from all genres and all over the globe to inspire and learn from one another.

Deanna Phoenix Selene

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John L. Stanizzi, Poet: “Teaching didn’t do anything for my soul. It gave me a soul.”

Tom Chambers

The Impossible Intentions of Tom Chambers, Photographer

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Sifting Through Stardust: Conversations with Astrophysicist Raymond Frey


Judith Barrington ~ memoirist, poet, essayist; Portland, Oregon


Is Writing Poetry Akin to Taking a Shamanic Journey? Interview with Ruth L. Schwartz, Ph.D.

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“Beauty Is Not Perfection, It Is Sublimating the Imperfect”: Interview with Helene Delmaire, France

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Women Under Glass: The Paintings of Alyssa Monks

Ken Law

Ken Law, Outsider Artist, Taiwan


The Abstract Expressionism of Agapi Hatzi, Mathieu Fort, and Veronique Brosset

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~ April


"From the captivating interviews to the stunning art forms, I find myself feeling very invigorated every time I visit the site. Thanks so much for the quality of work you share on here."

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