Fiction

Children, Untethered

by: Bonnie Carlson A story, told from dual perspectives, that explores life in U.S. detention centers for refugee children, and the new and distressing world children…

Surprise Package

by: Paul Lewellan An unexpected package’s arrival prompts a conversation about marriage, attraction, and trust… The package arrived at Helen Martin’s desk at Mid-Continent Security…

Flight Of The Garca

by: Karl Bahler “Live in the moment, because the past and future are always changing.” An enchanting story where the dead move through time and…

Beautiful Morning

by: John S Alty A life come full circle, a love enduring, brought forth in a mere two hundred and thirty-five words… I met her in…

Yale

by: Frederick Foote  “He has to find his own way out — has to find his own way in the world. I almost regret I…

Oysters

by: T.E. Cowell “Jim felt like he was back in his twenties, young and reckless, full of raw emotion. He’d forgotten what it felt like…

The Woman On The Plane

by: Daniel DeMay A terse, but profound, glimpse into one woman’s life and the nightmare it has devolved into… She has long blonde hair and…

Family Business

by: Alan Swyer A short story where the light at the end of the tunnel is the eventual fraying of the ties that bind… “If…

The Weight Of Every Penny

by: Adam William Inglis A speculative work of fiction that presents a theory about how each person on Earth has a maximum level of wealth…

A Mother’s Love

by: Elise Covino “Perhaps he is at ease because he senses that he is finally where he belongs.” A short story that exemplifies the lengths a…