Stories from
December, 2020

I anticipate the day I can tell my students I quit that website before they were born. It is not far off, those kids halfway to me already.

Ben Roth teaches writing and philosophy at Harvard.

She attended the birthday party but didn’t know the guests. The more time went on, the more the birthday girl turned into a stranger, too.

Madeline Wahl is a freelance writer. Her work can be found on her website:

And in the firelight she knew it would be an insult to ask him to stay, as if that was even a question.

Wasila Q. loves the beach.