Short Stories

  • Lost Stars

    July 23, 2017 • Short Stories
    Lost Stars

    Short story by Anukriti Mishra

    He would have turned thirty this year. It’s strange to imagine him as an adult. As if, we were always supposed to be children. ... Read on...

  • A Visit to a Friend’s

    Short story by V.T. Shich

    In Sophie’s family, there is always an assortment of dishes to choose from. Sophie must be a very lucky girl because tonight, she gets something else she likes. ... Read on...

  • Skin Deep

    June 25, 2017 • Short Stories
    Skin Deep

    Short story by Christina Kim


    The day before his death, John Smith arthritically googled information on how to tie a noose (with one-fingered typing), only to temporarily dismiss the idea because there was no suitable place to hang the contraption. ... Read on...

  • The Octopus Café

    June 11, 2017 • Short Stories
    The Octopus Café

    Short story by Julia Hirsch


    No one thought to offer Mischa a ride. So it took him almost two hours on the metro to get to Preobrazhenskoe Cemetery... Read on...

  • Alone

    May 21, 2017 • Short Stories
    Alone

    Short story by Michelle Mellon

    In Zuli’s mind, there was nothing worse than being alone. At the supermarket, she smiled at the stock boys and always asked for help with her groceries. ... Read on...