MEREDITH ALLING, "Street Parenting"
"One Week and a Day"
from Tin House
DEMISTY D. BELLINGER, "Tiger Free Days"
CARRIE CHAPPELL, "And Another Thing About the Blue"
DAVID COTRONE, "All You Need to Know"
LEESA CROSS-SMITH, "Ladies Love Outlaws"
JIM RAY DANIELS, "Soul Sacrifice"
from Fiction Southeast
SARAH ROSE ETTER, "Wretcher"
from Green Mountains Review
JANE FLETT, "Mermaids"
KATE FOLK, "Last First Date"
KELLY FORDON, "A Small Bridge"
from Matter Press
PHOEBE GLICK, "Beekeeping for the Apocalypse"
PAUL GRINER, "Airport"
from Split Lip Magazine
EVELYN HAMPTON, "The Slow Man"
MARIA HUMMER, "He Took off His Skin for Me"
from Devil's Lake
MEERA JHALA, "She Drinks Barium Sulfate Before Her CT Scan"
MICHAEL JEFFREY LEE, "The Mouth"