April 2015

Comeback by Maggie Pahos

It’s Saturday morning in Bordo, a 500-year-old village in the Italian Alps where I’m working for two weeks in exchange for food and a place to sleep…

First Day by Gail Anderson

cape tpwn village far away shot of bay

We are on the roof: Jonathan, Leo, and I. Or rather, I am on the roof, and they are on the ladder. Twelve years old is too young to be on the roof, I tell them, especially such a roof.

Scar by Peter Stavros

close up of dr. using scalpel

The scar was like someone had been in a hurry to get a scoop of ice cream out of the container, like those high school kids who worked behind the counter at Graeter’s on a busy August afternoon…

Doppelganger by Paula Freed

fitting room hallway one robe hanging up on a door

Loehmann’s fitting room was unusually crowded. No matter where I stood in this large mirrored space, once a discount designer paradise, reflections of female flesh surrounded me.