Life

Cutting Back

by: T.E. Cowell Overcome with frustration, a writer struggles to find a reason to continue the pursuit. Why we write… I write the first sentence…

Rules of Engagement

by: Frederick Foote An offering of speculative fiction that foreshadows a grim future, one where law enforcement agencies have acquired billions of dollars in military…

Business Cards

by: Tim Gorichanaz The memories of life’s journeys — scents, tastes, feelings — trapped in the compact offering of a business card… With the salesman…

Annie Sparrow Wing

by: Cameron Kirk A father’s darkened view of the world is balanced out by his young daughter’s blind love for everything, offering him a light,…

Two Americas

by: Art Rosch It’s US (Progresso Soup) versus THEM (Hostess Twinkies) in an all-out battle for the fate of the nation… I detest this sense…

The Bathroom Wars

by: Bonnie Wilkins Overcott While the Bathroom Wars have been put onto the back burner, one wonders: Will they start up again when everything calms…

Grandpa and the Soup Bone

by: Bonnie Wilkins Overcott An American story, accentuating all that immigrants have done to make the United States what it is today… He was known…

Some Build, Some Destroy

by: Bonnie Wilkins Overcott While contemplating a sand sculpture contest, harder truths about the nature of humanity, and the current U.S. administration, are unveiled… Years…