The painting used in the cover design is Ivan Aivazovsky’s “View of Leander’s Tower in Constantinople” (1848).
by Chandler Flowers
I’m finally taking a shower today!
I haven’t had one in months
My mommy and I work night and day
Underneath the blazing sun…
My Beautiful Baby Girl
by Holly Rolader
It was August when we pieced together that I was pregnant.
It was September when the doctor said it was true.
It was a long wait until November when he told us…
by Kirsty Glasgow
I found my baby’s tiny shoes,
“how do they grow so fast?”
And now I see him sleeping there,
a grown up man at last…
There Is No Off Switch
by Emma-Sunshine Mackereth
EnerTech has announced its latest revolutionary product: The WorkDay Chip. With this product, a person can go a whole work day, and not even know it!...
by Hack Shuck
I bought the old farmhouse for a song at an auction. I hadn’t seen it before I bid. Everyone at the auction who’d been to view the property didn’t bid on it…
Nobody wants to go near me anymore
by Lydia Zervos
People used to like me, they'd sit next to me on a park bench, they'd smile when they saw me, they were completely comfortable bringing their girlfriends and kids…
A Beautiful Morning
by Heather Flowers
I can feel the future. I know, it sounds silly, but believe me. For whatever reason, my left hand can feel what’s going to happen to me exactly half an hour in advance. When I…
by Sasha Krugosvetov
On that hot, southern night, only the moon, which indifferently looked down from the sky, seemed cold. Ruslan was then in his mid-twenties. On his way...
There was no one named Judas
by Maxim Sviridenkov
My ex-girlfriend was the only one who looked as if she was still in her early twenties at our twentieth-year high-school reunion. Unfortunately, I can’t prove it, because…