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about life and the people who try to make it through – with some hope intact … 

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His Last and First Breath

A man’s miraculous survival in a flash flood sets off a confrontation with his PTSD from the Iraq war that may just destroy his family.


A police officer works hard to prevent a young man from juvenile detention, but begins to doubt his own motives.

Portrait of a Killer

So you have finally ditched both drugs and your violent boyfriend. Is it time to get rid of your gun, too?

Like Blood In A Darkroom

Dec 31, 1997: Four friends from high school meet for one last time in an isolated holiday house to party all night before they go their separate ways. But as the clock ticks toward 1998, only one thing is truly clear: That nothing is.

Shade of the Morning Sun is …

electronic literature

a novel in stories / a short story cycle / a collection of linked short stories

contemporary literary fiction