In the Safety of a Three-Sided Box by Jennifer Fliss

Asian Pears and Red Azaleas by Gwen Francis-Williams

Butterfly by Magin LaSov Gregg

Recipe by Heart by Catherine Young


Just a Ferryman by Dan Branch

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Auggie was passed out drunk when I first met Elizabeth. It was three in the afternoon on a summer Friday, only ninety minutes before the court closed for the weekend.

Burger by Jesse Waters

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I am ten months from being thirteen, and have yet to hit puberty in mid-80’s America…. There’s a smallish blue-black bruise just below my right eye.