Life

Seclusion

by: Patrick McQueen “What happened next transformed this random moment into a scene I would never forget.” A short story that not only points to the…

Flesh Colored Shell

by: Allison Cripe A story where a shell is far more than just a shell, and a significance of an ordinary object is birthed from…

Skipping Stones

by: Tyler Womack “I’m putting you in the story only so you’ll feel the stakes the way I do. Because here’s the truth: This is…

Chances Are

by: Eduardo Cordeiro A potent op-ed concerning the treatment of immigrants in the United States by Eduardo Cordeiro, the author of The Rapist, The Terrorist,…

You Are Fine

by: Yen Ha  “I keep a chorus of women nearby. They chant in my ear and sing in my mind. We lift each other up! We soar,…

Keeping Score: A Baseball Story

by: Michelle Chalkey A work of nonfiction that functions as a love letter to the game of baseball, while also delving into the hardships of life…

Hollow Bodies

by: Lucy Gardner “I imagine their bodies are hollow like the look in their eyes, lifeless forms drifting through town.” A short story that uncovers…

Obscenities

by: Ann Fisher “What to do with a book full of glistening bodies, cuffs, and leather whips? Something important, something magnificent and worthy.” A work of…

Shireen

Words and art by: Amrita Ghosh “One never knows who shares this journey of life with us unexpectedly.” A short story where two worlds wonderfully,…

Kauaian Karma

by: Terry Martin “What difference could my desire to cling to life possibly make to the ocean?” A story that urges one to let go…

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…