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Short Fiction

Comfort

Zachary Kellian

The kitten-shaped egg timer on the corner of the mattress beeps and they switch positions. Now she is cradling him. His head rests on her slender left arm; her right arm she drapes around his waist... [+]

Short Fiction

Laura's Reflection

Simone Martel

Laura balanced on a stool beneath the skylight, the sun’s warm pressure on her back. “Am I okay?” she asked her father.
“You’ll do.” He winked at her over the easel.
Downstairs, the... [+]

Short Fiction

Charlie

Tammy Emo

“Charlie...Charlie...are you daydreaming again? It’s work time now, please get your pencil,” asks Ms. Amy sweetly.
Charlie Madison is in the 3rd grade, at KB Woodward Elementary school... [+]

Short Fiction

Disappearing Acts

Erin Kirsh

When she left, Anita took Mom’s valise, the round one with the wooden handle from Eaton’s department store. Mom was furious. She’d had it on hold at the store for weeks while she earned enough... [+]