Month: October 2019

Tommy Dean ~ Here

            We all live poorly here. Use mail-in rebates at the hardwood store, get drunk at [...]

Jay Merill ~ A Cousin from Leicester

Late but not quite midnight. Marina Melba stands on the communal balcony of the flats. She pulls a cigarette with elegance from a packet. Lights it without [...]

Jules Archer ~ From the Slumbarave Hotel on Broadway

The hotel key was ours. A rectangular piece of hard plastic with the words PLAY SLEEP REPEAT on the front. New York City. That humid summer day when it rained [...]

Mason Binkley ~ Whoa Golly

We’re together again, three old buds standing in a dark closet at our thirtieth high school reunion. We can hear the eighties music from the auditorium one [...]

David Dodd Lee ~ Two Bronze Figures Near the Ocean

Her hair sometimes sailed on her. She was a point in the distance, as if the entire universe had poured from a convergence. She thought, It’s just as [...]