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Exponential Decay

By Maggie Kennedy “The orange tastes like a refrigerator,” my son says,spitting out his bite and pretending to gag,and though I have never tasted a refrigeratorI know what he means. The orange tastes like the plastic it was wrapped in.And though I have never eaten plastic,the conjured smell fills my…

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Dice

by Joan Hill Brenda McAllister pretended to check her face in the rearview mirror and glanced at the car behind theirs in the fast-food drive-through line. She puckered her apricot-glossed lips and ran the tip of her tongue across her perfect teeth. She wasn’t going to do it if it…

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