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Pomelos

By Ellis Shuman, The war had been raging for 40 days when Eli reported to the orchards. Seven in the morning and he was the first one. The only one. Was he in the right place? Was he in his right mind to have driven an hour and a half

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Organic fresh pomelo or citrus maxima fruit hanging on a branch close up with copy space

Pomelos

By Ellis Shuman, The war had been raging for 40 days when Eli reported to the orchards. Seven in the morning and he was the first one. The only one. Was he in the right place? Was he in his right mind to have driven an hour and a half

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Billy Benjamin

By Emily Weedon, She lived in Laaksolahti and hated it. She hated the suburban, fussy strangled feel to the place. Dirt roads, for Crissakes, and

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Night of the Coywolf

Night of the Coywolf

By Christopher Allen Nonna changed after her kitten was eaten. We all did, more or less. But the little fur ball was her greatest friend.

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Cracker

By Bethany Browning Mother died cracking her neck. Balled her fist, positioned it under her chin and pushed sharply to the left. The hyperextension snapped

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Father D

By James Cortese Childhood—here’s what I hated about it. I hated the way you had to be like everyone else. Hated the way you had

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Rattle

Rattle

By Alex Dako, He checked his cellphone; he had two missed calls and a text message that read: “hey man… I need your muscles at

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Pancake Day

By Sarah Edmonds They are perfect. Just how he remembers them—better, even. Circular and golden, with purpled unbroken globes all over, each evenly spaced from

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Three minutes

Three Minutes

By Lillian Neal “Three minutes,” I say, struggling to keep the nerves from my voice as I start the timer. I use the mirror to gauge

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