Sophie Houghton

Short Fiction

Yellow Crayon

Mr. Stesso was annoyed.
The 7:30 bus was late and an unshaven man with a large bag took the seat across from him two stops in. The bag cramped Mr. Stesso’s legs, and he could smell onions... [+]

Finalist - Jury Long Story Short Award Fall 2020 - Short Fiction

Birthday Dinner

Paper plates, paper cups.
Pink frosting on the
Heavy handle of my fork.
Flushed faces... [+]

Qualified Long Story Short Award Fall 2020 - Poetry