Blue-Eyed Devil by Jenny Cutler Lopez

Split End by Kirsten Voris

BKK by Leigh Hellman

The Other F Word by Elane Johnson

Split End by Kirsten Voris

I watched the sunlight slide along the wall and considered other jobs I might apply for. Around its zenith, the…

BKK by Leigh Hellman

I …exited the subway station … walking the way that Chicago raised me to. Eyes forward: cold, glassy, seeing everything…

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BKK by Leigh Hellman

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I …exited the subway station … walking the way that Chicago raised me to. Eyes forward: cold, glassy, seeing everything and noticing no one. No smile, no teeth.

The Other F Word by Elane Johnson

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Serial cheating on most of my husbands? A handful of suicide attempts? Shopping at Walmart? Check, check and check. But there is one…guilty pleasure I’ve guarded with my life.

noise. by Elisa Jay

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I like to pretend this isn’t me on the other side of the mirror, listening to my neighbor unclasping the lid from a jar of face cream. After all, isn’t this a pastime reserved for serial killers, serial creeps?