Posts Tagged ‘ Fiction XIX.II ’

“The Beta Test,” by Leah Miller

Aug 20th, 2022 | By

Mrs. Watkins checks her hat in the mirror. A mauve cap with glued-on feathers in a darker shade, and a veil that doesn’t clear the tip of her nose—perfect. It says grief, but not too much. She checks her invitation from HelloAgain. It’s her first outing since Jim’s death six weeks ago.

“Boomer,” by Lewis Braham

Aug 20th, 2022 | By

The baby was loud and stupid, and a baby. River didn’t know what to do. He’d never had a baby before. One day he looked in the toilet and there it was.