February 2016

Tiny Relics by Kim Koehler

Tiny-Relics-Statue

Since my daughter was born four years ago, she has been hospitalized for two open-heart surgeries and six heart catheterizations. Today is number seven.

Inheritance by Allison Coffelt

multi-color sunset with trees in front

When I drive back into the Missouri humidity after a few weeks away from home, I roll down my window and inhale. For a moment, I’d almost forgotten what we mean here when we say “hot.”