Nonfiction from Jennifer Fliss

Nonfiction from Jennifer Fliss

Photo: Kris Mikael Krister My Body Is an Aquarium Up to 60% of a woman’s body is made of water.   There was a time I was so sick I ate nothing. My illness lasted for three months and doctors could not figure out what was causing me such pain. I worked at an aquarium […]

Fiction from Cathy Mellett

Fiction from Cathy Mellett

Photo: Honey Caranzo The Green Bridge My mother Marnie was visiting us again. She said she left her husband for good this time. It was always for good, and she always went back to him. But for now, she was living with my grandmother and me. The first day Marnie was home, she phoned a […]

Fiction from Cheryl Pappas

Fiction from Cheryl Pappas

Photo: Florian Klauer Hunger Roger has 22 apples. He gives 5 to his baby sister, Rory. Rory says No Fair and hits him with a stick. How many apples does Roger have now? The new movie theater in town, with plush velvet seats, charges $28 a ticket. Dave and Michelle have $14.38 in their account, […]