2015

Evelyn N. Alfred

Not all Wolves What they never tell you about Lil Red Riding Hood is that the wolves were everywhere. They were at school. They were at work. They were at church. They were at the grocery store, the post office,…
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Robert Shapard

Sundress She hadn’t seen her children or grandchildren for so long she sometimes forgot she had them. Then Child Protective Services found her. They brought one she didn’t know about, a four-year-old grandchild (or was she a great-grandchild?), Lucy. The…
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Jennifer Dunn Stewart

Home from Nantucket What she will remember about that morning won’t be the sky, though this will be what so many will remember. How it was so blue and cloudless. She won’t remember the ocean either, though the Atlantic was…
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Pia Z. Ehrhardt

Range Alerts flash through my phone. High winds. Flash flooding. Seek shelter. Our pup’s at the kitchen door, and I let her in. She shoots into her kennel, a cage within the safety of the house. I track the yellow…
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Steven Paul Lansky

The Foil Pamphlet When you get as hungry as a bear do you hear the bear? If you do hear the bear, do you hear it from the inside, or from the outside? Does the bear speak French? Do you…
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