New stories 2020-21

These are the most recent new stories, including flash fiction. 

(ordered after story starting date  – past to present)

That Imaginary Desert

Carrie chats with her stepbrother about choosing between war or peace, in the family and elsewhere.

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?

Crystal

Every day Carrie counts 78 houses together with her autistic son.

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. It may just destroy his family.

The Seven Words Left On Paper

Another day when Emma has to decide if she believes her mom is depressed enough to do something really frightening …