Fiction

My husband just died two days ago, and I didn’t even know him, I thought. The first time I had smiled at him wasn’t because he was handsome, funny, popular and smart, but because I felt like I’d known him…Read more

Romance

At first, the chill was a drowsy nibble at the distant and ragged edges of my awareness, raising goosebumps on the parts of my flesh bared to that spring night. The sensation was vaguely disturbing, but not troublesome enough to…Read more

Mysteries & Thrillers

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Angie Kim

My husband asked me to lie. Not a big lie. He probably didn’t even consider it a lie, and neither did I, at first. It was such a small thing, what he wanted. The police had just released the protesters,…Read more

Fiction

Marianne answers the door when Connell rings the bell. She’s still wearing her school uniform, but she’s taken off the sweater, so it’s just the blouse and skirt, and she has no shoes on, only tights.  Oh, hey, he says. …Read more