Stories from
March, 2019

You wake up in the hospital, having failed even at this.

R. Gatwood is concise.

“Teddy says he doesn’t like it when you fight.”

Jon Bradmore loves tomatoes and black-capped chickadees.

In love again. So is she.

Arthur Klepchukov was born between Black Seas, Virginian Beaches, and San Franciscan waves. Read his words at

I told him once, during study hall, told him exactly how I felt.
“Wait,” he had said, finally, “is that from a song?”

Michael Miersen (@FDSY) is an author and playwright.