Madison Banfield

Short Fiction

109 Degrees

You have a few seconds when you step outside in the winter before the cold soaks into your skin. As a kid I was challenged by my older cousins to abandon the steaming hot tub sanctuary at my aunt’s... [+]

Qualified Long Story Short Award Fall 2020 - Short Fiction
Poetry

O Israel, let God prevail

O Israel, let God prevail.
Let those instant followers and the twittering
Birds break you... [+]

Qualified Long Story Short Award Fall 2020 - Poetry
Creative Nonfiction

Beauty

Beauty. What is beautiful? It is said that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Beauty is determined individually. Beauty is not universal.
Beauty captivates me. What is beautiful in my eyes... [+]

Qualified Long Story Short Award Fall 2020 - Creative Nonfiction