Supertask

Kylan Rice

Therefore, at every moment of its flight, the arrow is at rest.       —Aristotle, Physics 239b5-7 Poems are about sharp arrows a friend writes. Where at any moment an arrow is…

The Conservation of Sleep

Ron Carlson

After dinner remarks: Rather than outline and delineate our extensive research methods over the past who knows how many years, let me just start with the results, startling as they…

The Red Snowsuit

Mary Kate Azcuy

For my oldest brother, Charles In the mid-1960s, my family lived in a northern New Jersey steel-gray, shingle-style colonial. My memories of early childhood are like Van Gogh’s dreary, early…

Monsters

Carla E. Dash

“Your children are monsters,” the dying woman said. “How can you stand it?” But what did she know? She didn’t feel the fatherless progeny swirling in her belly, the last…

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