§ Thu: 04-27-17
Featured Short: 'Minuet'
"Anyway she met someone and so did he..."
A postcard from Rumaan Alam.
Featured Short: 'This Stranger I Am Half Of'
"I wish I could turn him off like a radio."
We hear from Faith Gardner.
Featured Short: 'A Box of Things'
"We both took in the complex and awkward implications of my statement..."
[Nathan Alling Long]
Featured Short: 'Advancements'
"The body is a test."
In the mail from Ashley Hutson.
Featured Short: 'Would You Kindly (Rainbows)'
"All my fears and doubts were laid bare before him."
[Tariq al Haydar]
Featured Short: 'The Rule Against Perpetuities'
"She dipped her toe into the fog..."
Maureen Langloss writes us from 1979.
Featured Short: 'Re-Pete'
"As far as you can tell, Pete + 5 years = Pete."
[Michele Finn Johnson]
A postcard from Michele Finn Johnson.
Featured Short: 'The Calendar'
"My father kept his heroes alive for me as long as he could."
Featured Short: 'Sway'
"She has never been a very good caretaker."
[Sheldon Lee Compton]
We hear from Shel Compton.
Featured Short: 'How to Hatch a Starling Egg'
"You call your dad who knows a lot about nature and stuff."
In the mail from Elizabeth Green.
Featured Short: 'Ghost Bride'
"The resurrectionist swears the dead girl has cursed him."
[Justin Lawrence Daugherty]
Featured Short: 'Why'
"I wasn't in the mood to entertain anybody..."
A postcard from Elizabeth O'Brien.
Featured Short: 'Sunday'
"'We aren't allowed in here.'"
We hear from Owen Duffy.
Featured Short: 'Worship'
"I had a dream where Roseanne was bullying me."
[David Joez Villaverde]
Featured Short: 'Another Washington'
"What she was interested in was her broken heart."
Caitlin Kindervatter-Clark checks in with us during her honeymoon.
Featured Short: 'Judge Judy Never Lets Things Go'
"She's not exactly like she is on television..."
Featured Short: 'Luck'
"I knelt next to the little man..."
In the mail from Josh Denslow.
Featured Short: 'The Life We Want'
"In this video I'm crying."
A postcard from Clancy McGilligan.
Featured Short: 'An Object of Concern'
"Tamara hasn't dreamt in months."
We hear from Emma Smith-Stevens.
Featured Short: 'Goth'
"My roommate in Toluca Lake was an actor..."
In the mail from Ron Riekki.
Featured Micro: 'Memento Mori'
"The masks were cast in cheap plaster..."
Featured Short: 'River Box'
"The nurse said I should do a fundraiser..."
[Jessica Lee Richardson]
A postcard from Jess Richardson.
Featured Short: 'Mark'
"I didn't invite people over..."
Featured: TWO STORIES
"Inside every room, I encountered duplicates of myself..."
We hear from Ursula Villarreal-Moura.
Featured Short: 'Hitchhiking Through the Apocalypse'
"I thought he was going to offer me a ride..."
In the mail from Howie Good.
Featured Short: 'Affirmation'
"'Try drinking less,' she said."
A postcard from Rebekah Matthews.
Featured Short: 'No Place to Go'
"The battle raged, boy vs. womb."
We hear from Aubrey Hirsch.
Featured Micro: 'Impermeable'
"Ensure the area is well ventilated."
In the mail from Eryl Shields.
Featured Short: 'The Torturer's Birthday Party'
"'Spooky dooky,' he said."
Featured Short: 'Entomology'
"'He says he doesn't want to be shot,' Candy says."
Featured Short: 'Salisbury Beach Pizza Time Machine'
"Pull a doorknob off..."
A postcard from Georgia Bellas.