Time Stop Girl by Super Daddy

Topic: Travel I stopped to take in Sunnyside, Queens one last time before I descended the raucous, putrid stairwell to the subway platform. I know that I’m not painting the most enticing description of Queens, but I loved it there. I truly did. I boarded the N train bound for Manhattan. The train was mostly … Continue reading

The Gift of Her Presence by TJ Alexian

Topic: Best Friends Last Christmas was the last time I saw Cathy. She was there, same as she had been for countless Christmases before that, sitting in my father’s den with a warm smile on her face and a blond wig on top of her head. The wig was a new touch, intended to hide … Continue reading

A Letter To My Brother by Lick the Fridge

Topic: Best Friends Dear Brother, Every day when I wake up and I come downstairs and see you playing with the blocks or reading books or sitting with Mommy in the rocking chair, I think how lucky I am to have you as a friend. And then I think of how it must be for … Continue reading