life

Grandpa

by: T.E. Cowell “For all he knows he’ll never die. That’s exactly how I felt when I was his age.” A work of fiction that…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Love Song for Amygdala

by: Lara Messersmith-Glavin An impactful essay about learning to celebrate the experience of anger and using it to overcome complacency in this political moment… The amygdala…