Short Stories

  • The Gap

    February 12, 2018 • Short Stories
    The Gap

    Short story by Angela Small

    Diesel and I met last September at a small liberal arts college in Ohio on move-in day. I was riding up the elevator of my freshman dorm, Barns, with my cart full of stuff, when this girl slammed her hand against the door and said, “Wait. I’ll squeeze in.”... Read on...

  • Omertà

    January 15, 2018 • Short Stories
    Omertà

    Short story by Salvatore Difalco

    Mario was one of the few Sicilians who had gone to Canada in the late 1950s and had come back in the 1960s, while Sicily still endured the poverty and pain of la miseria. Mario’s excuse: he couldn’t stand the winters... Read on...

  • The Naked Wedding

    October 22, 2017 • Short Stories
    The Naked Wedding

    Short story by Kevin McGeary

    Ning hoped to be the best dressed person in the parlor tomorrow, but now that honor will probably lie with the deceased, ... Read on...

  • The Photograph

    September 17, 2017 • Short Stories
    The Photograph

    Short story by Lisa Ko

    "We’re not even close to Yeh Yeh.”
    “Correction. You’re not close to him. It’s only dinner with him once a week. Mom said it’ll make him feel better now that Po Po’s gone."... Read on...

  • Fart and Honey

    September 3, 2017 • Short Stories
    Fart and Honey

    Short story by Ozimede Sunny Ekhalume

    Sex in the early days of your marriage was amazing. Later, it became prescriptive. To be taken like medication. ... Read on...