fiction

Stories alphabetized by title

27 Minutes
Philip S. Bloch

Aasif
Rami Ungar

Accommodations
Elizabeth Alexander

Additives
Paul K. Binford

Ain’t No White Dolls
Trenee Seward

Ant Eater
Walker Smart

Anything You Want
Leanne Ryan

The Banyan Tree
Dennis James

Beauty
Boletilemang Gabokgatlhe

Beep, Beep, Beep
Stephen Bartlett

Bending toward Justice—at Glacial Speed
Elizabeth Alexander

The Bigger Bite
Bradford Philen

Bitty in the Machine
Scott Gordon

Blood and Revelation
Dave Shearer

Bloody Sunday Redux
Mike DiChristina

Boxer
Casey Wiley

Brian’s Unemployment Monkey
A. W. DeAnnuntis

Campaign Interrupted
Keith Madsen

Camping
Andrew J. Hogan

A Candle at the Window
Colleen Sutherland

Capacity
Douglas James Troxell

Closer Together
K. Rhen Hunt

Closet Space
Sandra Ketcham

The Cobbler
Dennis James

Cold Calls
John M. Radosta

The Colliery
Robert David Stetten

Corrugated Righteousness
Janna Moretti

Count Rumford
Steve Young

Covenants
Scott H. McFadden

Cover My Shorts
Ferdinand E. Hintze

Dances of the Solar Ostrich-men
Arturo Desimone

A Dangerous Woman
Karen Hunt

The Day Off
Patty Somlo

Day One of Dant de Meyde
TL Folkard

Defense
Joe Kissel

Diet of Worms
Earl Coleman

A Different Tribe
Sally Houtman

Digital Gitmo
Ken Dickerson

Dope: It’s What’s for Dinner
Joshua K. Gill

Dream Weavers
Jean Vermette

Driving a Truck in Afghanistan
Barry Basden

Earl
Douglas Alan Pearce

Efrain
J. Thomas Cross

Election Day
Douglas J. Troxell

The Examination
A.K. Kulshreshth

Far from Everywhere
G. D. McFetridge

Fifteen Tops
Michael Andreoni

Firewood Girl
Adetokunbo Abiola

Fly the Yard
Diana Brawley Sussman

Freezing Cold and Scared to Death of Sharks
Ryan Havely

Friday Night at the Movies in Buffalo, N.Y.
Elizabeth T. Hansen

The Gatekeeper
Timothy Smith

The Gift
Patty Somlo

Handle with Care
Martha Clarkson

The Happiness Gene
Kevin Finnerty

Heather
Jennifer Hollie Bowles

Heaven’s Sigh
Aziz Talbani

The History of Fruit
Rebecca Troy

A Holiday Bow
Mike Bates

The Hunt
James P. Wagner

I Am and Again
Margaret Karmazin

I Hear You
Alice Stern

In the Afternoon Sun
Seth James

Inertia-ing
Nathan Moseley

Initiation
Kawika Guillermo

Insurable Interest
Portia Tewogbade

The Interview
Joel Turner

John Geld
Aaron Rowley

The Jungle
Megan Edwards

Kelly
Brian Rowe

La Laguna
Eric Z. Weintraub

Last Walk on Silver Lane
Eric D. Lehman

Last Year
Eric Duffy

The Lighthouse of Ajax Mountain
Daniel D. Adams

Listen to the Music
John Poblocki

A Long Space to Go
Roger Real Drouin

Lost Privileges
Frederic Smith

Love and the Jihad
Robby McChargue

Maria’s Escape Hatch
Roy Haymond

Marvin Kessler’s Shoes
Robert H. Sachs

Me and Loretta
Bradley Don Richter

Memory Is Altered
T. L. Folkard

The Migration
Barry Ryan

Mother Nature’s Revenge
Stephen Roth

Mr. Green The Funnyman
Elizabeth Alexander

My Name Is Nobody
Keith G. Laufenberg

The Names of the Many
Denton Croushore

The Nation of Very Happy People
Cierra Lynch

Neighborhood Watch
Agustín Lopez

Neighborly
Kevin Springfield

Next Available Flight
Roland Goity

No. 117
John Vanderslice

Not Alone
Ryan Vann

Nothing to Lose
James Tyler

The Official Sour Cabbage of United Russia
Thomas Girshin

Old Crow
Scott R. Brownlee

The Panhandler
Ryan Mohr

Parts of Speech
Sharon Erby

Peach Blossom
Maureen Keenan-Mason

Pierson’s Dome
Sean MacKendrick

A Place Not Fit for Man
R.A. Joseph

Playa Conchal
James Bryan Cornelius

The Post-Communist Beggar
Joseph Grim Feinberg

The Puppet Show
Liana Vrajitoru Andreasen

The Rally To Wealth
Ken Poyner

Ready to Retire
Thomas Sullivan

Rebellion’s End
Christopher S. Bell

Reconstruction
Viccy Adams

Relax
Ken Poyner

Retirement
Ken Poyner

The Return of the Generals
Lois Marie Harrod

Returning Home
Adetokunbo Abiola

The Ridge
William Locke Hauser

Room at the Top
G. D. McFetridge

Sadie, Jack and Fluffy Go On a Trip: A New Normal Primer
Dennis James

Shorty’s Take
Dennis James

Shoveling Snow on Oil Tanks
Amanda A. Meader

Sleeping on Paul’s Mattress
Brenda Rose

The Snake Catcher’s Son
Khanh Ha

Snuffy’s Last Walk
Jack E. Dunning

The Stare
Daniel Gonzalez

The Stop
Jessie Lanoil

The Story of Bone
Ken Poyner

Taking #71
Jeff Burt

Teeth
Michael Pikna

They Speak Mexican Down on the South Side
CS DeWildt

Third Strike
Myra Sherman

The Thorns Where Snakes Once Grew
John Lovik

The Tree Singer
Ken Poyner

Two for the Show
Mechele Pruitt

The Underground Cabin
J.K. Flannigan

The Value of Husbands
Margaret Karmazin

A View of the Desert
Kevin Kostelnik

The Vision
K. Farr

Voices from the Corral
Amr Abouelleil

Welcome to the Icebox
Robert I. Mann

A Well Away
Bradford Philen

What Needed To Be Done
Patty Somlo

What The Shadow Knows
Amanda Walton

Wombs for Rent
Eva Sajoo

World Gone Wrong
Michael Lawrence

Wrench
Gary Jones

Write Your Story: The Show
Nadia Ibrashi

The Wrong Place
Caryl Sills

The Yearbook
Gary McCann