§ WED: 01-17-18
Featured: TWO MICROS
"This is not a joke..."
Featured Short: 'Jangly'
"She imagined his mouth disintegrating..."
Kevin Sampsell's postcard got lost in the mail.
Featured Short: 'On Etiology'
"This is my mother's fault."
[Amy Victoria Blakemore]
We hear from Amy Victoria Blakemore.
Featured Short: 'A Bird / A Path'
"The bird looked just like her ex-husband."
Featured Short: 'How to Catch a Sun'
"Her eyes turned to milk..."
A postcard from Yun Wei.
Featured Short: 'movie night: a postmodern romance'
"hey let's watch a movie because..."
In the mail from Robbie Maakestad.
Featured Short: 'How to Build Civilization'
"We are learning so much."
Featured Short: 'Cubes'
"Maybe this is what death will be like..."
[Tara Isabel Zambrano]
We hear from Tara Isabel Zambrano.
Featured Short: 'Quicksilver'
"...a small-boned miracle."
A postcard from Bob Bradley.
Featured Short: 'SPELL to Shed One's
Ideology in the Gods' Domain'
"He doesn't mean to brag..."
Lucy Biederman writes from the highway.
Featured Short: 'Bomb'
"It's incredible how dumb we are..."
In the mail from Tim Raymond.
Featured Short: 'Faith'
"...he wanted to turn himself in."
We hear from Gabe Blackwell.
Featured Short: 'The Mouse's Petition'
"I thought, I can do high school."
Featured Short: 'Another Man'
"He became a barber at thirteen."
A postcard from Miguel Gardel.
Featured: TWO MICROS
"Last week, my therapist suggested we put a name to my anxiety."
In the mail from Shannon McLeod.
Featured Short: 'The Height of His Powers'
"He picked up an Australian girl after the concert."
We hear from Catherine McNamara.
Featured Short: 'Mink'
"My boyfriend's fur coat shop is going under."
A postcard from Hannah Pass.
Featured Short: 'Brother'
"Fear was real then."
In the mail from Artie Kay.
Featured Short: 'Handsome, Discreet'
"The man—the father—dabs at the back of his neck..."
We hear from Sarah Gallien.
Featured Short: 'Lizards'
"The trees go black and shaggy around them..."
[Melissa Benton Barker]
A postcard from Melissa Benton Barker.
Featured Short: 'Whaleback'
"I am wondering if there are laws about what you can say at the beach..."
In the mail from Russell Dame.
Featured Short: 'Steve at Home'
"The girls come in the night..."
[Heather Wells Peterson]
We hear from Heather Wells Peterson.
Featured Short: 'Swamped'
"We were so behind on our evaporation payments they'd cut us off."
Featured Short: 'Mugsy'
"Dad optimizes the suspense of his story by blowing his nose."
A postcard from Terese Svoboda.
Featured Short: 'Stage 2'
"It is too much, he thinks..."
[Colleen Kearney Rich]
In the mail from Colleen Rich.
Featured Short: 'Little Darling'
"It was my idea. Not his."
We hear from Jacqueline Doyle.
Featured Short: 'The Adventures of Sack and Foot'
"Don't kill Foot and Sack. That would be terrible."
Featured Short: 'Thimble People'
"They thought I was God."
A postcard from Julia Strayer.