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Shining Through

In Prague, Emma and Stephen seek out vastly different sights.

One Step Closer

A rehablitated drug addict is offered 100,000 dollars from an obscure religious organization to ‘change her life’.

Hello And Welcome

A story about how to welcome those broken dreams of ever becoming an artist.

The Inside That I Carve

During her dead-end cleaning job at the nursing home, Carrie struggles with anxiety about not being able to break free.

Portrait of a Killer

Carrie has finally ditched both drugs and her violent boyfriend. Is it time to get rid of her gun, too?

That Imaginary Desert

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

New Year’s Day

Carrie meets Jacob from Israel who is slated to go to prison when he returns, for refusing military duty. It seems there is no way out. They try to find one anyway.

Love Is A Shield

How do you go on a date when you are on the run from personal tragedy?

Strangers In Moscow

Lin offers to use her inheritance to buy Carrie a condo, so Carrie can get away from living with her mother in a cramped two-roomer. But can you say yes to such a gift from someone you only just met?