Valerie Ohtsji

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Creative Nonfiction

My Bravest Year

SNAP! At first, it did not even register. The world suddenly tilts, like looking through a camera while it drops, your vision spinning with it. Then, you are blindly wondering why you are on the ... [+]

Qualified Long Story Short Award Fall 2020 - Creative Nonfiction
Short Fiction


All I remember before I blacked out was seeing the pavement and a black figure in front of me. I was lying, facedown, on the ground when I woke up. The sun was so bright that I had to blink a few ... [+]

Qualified Long Story Short Award 2022 - Short Fiction