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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…

Reflections

by: Ashton Noone Like mirror images, two friends lives dance in unison until a healthy devotion to sameness morphs into a perilous infatuation… The first…

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…

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…

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…

Wistful Wishes

by: Blake Ainsley A lifetime of yearning. An existence replete with unfulfilled dreams and false hopes. Until that one day when everything changes… I fled with…

Remain

by: Rhiannon Richardson A short story centering around an all consuming anguish that threatens to undo the myriad blessings life has to offer… Moisture rose…

Googling A First Love

by: John Haymaker The sting of a first lost love lingers in the heart of the romantic, and time and distance forever push that momentary…

Isn’t That Romantic

by: Alan Swyer Sometimes even the most confounding of circumstances can be a blessing in a disguise, like when an innocuous trip to see a film leads to…

Blue

by: Sarah Fader Those bittersweet moments, when it’s over, but they’re still there… We sat in the diner looking at each other across the table….