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Short Story

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    Lionesses“My mother-in-law is staying on our couch, indefinitely, because she’s sick, but also, she lost her house two weeks ago.”
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    Red at the BoneIn this excerpt from Jacqueline Woodson’s new novel, a teenage daughter reckons with her mother’s past.
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    ‘On Account of the Beast’In this excerpt from Téa Obreht’s new novel, Inland, a frontierswoman awaits the return of her husband.
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    Discriminating PeopleHelen picked the Badlands for their honeymoon because her first fiancé once told her it was like camping on Mars. But she didn’t tell Jeremy that.
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    ‘All This, After a Lifetime Bet on One Woman’In an excerpt from Taffy Brodesser-Akner’s novel, Fleishman Is in Trouble, a woman struggling with middle age observes her recently divorced friend.
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    Future CatMaggie found a way to make time go forward. But what she really wanted was a way to look back.
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    Day of RestSarah wanted her faith pristine enough to warrant a test. Then she met Jacob.
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    Period, Ellipsis, Full StopWhat happens when your new start comes to a halt?
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    Creative DifferencesA short story about exposure, creativity, and toothpaste.
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    Now Wait for This WeekA short story about bad men, rich roommates, and adult birthdays.
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    Night Divine: A Short Story by Samantha HuntA holiday ghost story about love, motherhood, and addiction.