It was one of those thunderstorms came on sudden-like. Before a body could cover its head it had passed on someplace else. Here, in our holler, we were used to such storms. We liked the surprise of ... [+]
Aliceanna Stopher's short fiction can be found, or is forthcoming, in Gulf Coast, Crazyhorse, The Normal School, Hobart, and elsewhere, and has been anthologized in The Best Small Fictions 2019. She is an Associate Editor for Colorado Review and lives in Colorado with her family. Follow her on Twitter @_itwillbeloud.