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a statue of an angel appears to be blowing clouds into the sky from a horn

The Angel

By Phibby Venable An angel was perched delicately on the straight back chair in the corner, but everyone pretended not to see her. At least it appeared that way to fifteen – year old Katie, who couldn’t take her eyes off the golden wings and slim figure. “Mama, don’t you…

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Thoughts and Prayers

by Eric Sentell (This story contains violence.) Ryan parked his dead mother’s Corolla in an abandoned lot across the highway from Patty Johnson’s trailer park, stuffed a pair of brown jersey gloves in his back pockets, and looked around for people and cars. Seeing no one, he walked under the…

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Homecoming

by Eric Sentell  She stares at the shirtless infant waiting for more baby food. Then she studies the kitchen. Lilac walls, white cabinets, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances. “Where am I?” The baby coos and wobbles in its seat. She studies its shapeless features, its bright blue eyes. Her lips…

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