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December 19, 2017 | Fiction

Sam and Chester

Howard Parsons

They sat on the grassy bank, clothes clinging to their wet bodies, watching the river flow. A few raindrops splashed on the surface, tiny dimples rushed away downstream. Neither of them bothered to point out that it was going to rain.

Sam and Chester photo
Chupacabra Summer: Seminole, Texas, 1998 photo

December 19, 2017 | Poetry

Chupacabra Summer: Seminole, Texas, 1998

Abigail Carl-Klassen

 Most nights we stayed behind, Tweety Bird / pajama shirts stretched over our knees, waist-length hair soaking / our backs as we sat on the floor and thumbed glossy 10mm prints.

Charlton Heston played John the Baptist but I remember him as Jesus photo

December 18, 2017 | Nonfiction

Charlton Heston played John the Baptist but I remember him as Jesus

Elle Nash

- My best friend and I drink cheap vodka in water bottles on Christmas Eve, watching Jesus movies with my parents.

This photo

December 18, 2017 | Fiction

This

Jackson Frons

I stopped drawing stars on my student’s papers. Stars are dying suns shouting out “goodbye!” as they disappear. Why should that signify... more