Short Story Sunday

These are the stories that have stayed with me this week:

What ifs by Kaimma in Trampset

Lindsey by Stephanie Yu in Trampset

Stay by Sarah Freligh in Flash Frog

Empty words by Kristen Loesch in Fractured lit

Inertia by Sharni Wilson in Ellipsis zine

Handover notes by Victoria Richards in Reflex

The daughters by Joy Guo in Atticus review

Everything they are running from and a few things they are running towards by Matt Kendrick in Cheap Pop

Forgive me by Amina Gautier in TriQuarterly

Still breath by Rasheeda Sakra in TriQuarterly

Short Story Sunday

These are the stories that have stayed with me this week:

What remains by J.E. Seuk in Ellipsis zine

Blasted by Beth Moulton in Milk Candy Review

Episode by Kari Treese in Cheap Pop

Twin bowls by Star Su in Pithead Chapel

You’re not like the other girls by Elizabeth Crowder in Pithead Chapel

Lepidoptera by Clio Velentza in Claw and Blossom

Mother’s garden by Andrew Bertaina in No Contact

Siren by Cheryl Pappas in No Contact

The amber night by Jack Barker-Clark in No Contact

Two final girl micros by Meghan Phillips in No Contact

Statues by Chris Haven in No Contact

Short Story Sunday

These are the stories that have stayed with me this week:

Beginnings by Anu Kandikuppa in Lost Balloon

Fisherman’s soup by Kristina Ten in Mermaid’s monthly

How to paint yourself into a corner by Emma-Marie Smith in Lunate

A house is not a home by L Chan in Clarkesworld

The samundar can be any colour by Fatima Taqvi in Flash Fiction Online

Children between lines by Soham Guha in Mithila Review

The rose apple by Rashi Rohatgi in Midnight breakfast

How to tell a trauma story by Bethany Marcel in Midnight breakfast

Come what may by Danielle Decatur in Midnight breakfast

Short Story Sunday

These are the stories that have stayed with me this week:

The barbershop by J. Isaiah Holbrook in Craft

How to attract the female mockingbird by Veronica Klash in JMWW

A daughter needs a name like an amulet by Sara Comito in X-R-A-Y lit

The other shore by Shalya Powell in Atlas and Alice

My mother was an upright piano by Tania Hershman in Miramichi Flash

Apology by Kim Magowan in Flash Boulevard

The giant with no heart in her body by Nike Sulway in Strange Horizons

Wives at the end of the world by Avra Margariti in The Future Fire

The heart that saves you may be your own by Merrie Haskell in Beneath Ceaseless Skies

Short Story Sunday

These are the stories that have stayed with me this week:

The magic of spices by Sudha Balagopal in Cheap Pop

The fabric of memory by Sarah Dobbie in Ellipsis

Six youthful encounters with death by Julie Chen in Cheap Pop

The maintenance of radiators by Paul Thompson in Reflex

Medb by Sarah Jones in Reflex

Mornings always made us better by Stephanie Austin in Bridge Eight

The secret life of Annie B by Teresa Tennyson in Sundial Magazine

Shy, solitary animals by Kristin Bonilla in Cease Cows

Fairest by Star Su in Lost Balloon

Bride, knife, flaming horse by M.L. Krishnan in Apparition Lit

Curriculum by Alicia Rebeca Myers in Threadcount

Tumbler by Luke Wortley in Threadcount

Hatchling by Lucy Zhang in Threadcount

Mother love by Deirdre Danklin in Cease Cows

Horse people by Rebecca Field in Ellipsis

Casey who exorcises people by Eric Rasmussen in OkayDonkey

Short Story Sunday

These are the stories that have stayed with me this week:

The upside-down bird by Ismim Putera in Fudoki magazine

The curse on Nyopedi by Edith Knight Magak in Fudoki magazine

Lightning’s kiss by Maura Yzmore in Fudoki magazine

Bitter hot chocolate by Sudha Balagopal in MonkeyBicycle

Adapted from the Merriam-Webster Dictionary’s Definitions of ‘Rock’” by Audrey Bauman in Craft literary

Sylpha by Juliana Lamy in Pidgeonholes

Six ways to start to start something, and five to end it by Rachel O’Cleary in Ellipsis zine

Speed Dating by Anna Lindwasser in mac (ro)mic

Recovery options by Natalie Leif in Reflex

At the movies by Bill Merklee in Cheap Pop

Big eyes by Janelle Bassett in Atticus Review

Your life as a bottle by Sarah Freligh in Pithead Chapel

Swindled by Joy Guo in Pithead Chapel

Dinner by Xueyi Zhou in Pithead Chapel

In the long grass by H.C Gildfind in Longleaf Review

Sugarloaf by Artemis Lin in Longleaf Review

The Florida museum of natural history by Aleksia Mira Silverman in Longleaf Review