I Am Karl Marx by Jen Levitt In the world there are many people I don’t know most of them Sometimes … More


The Scratch by Raymond Carver I woke up with a spot of blood over my eye. A scratch halfway across … More


A girl named Jack by Jacqueline Woodson Good enough name for me, my father said the day I was born. Don’t … More


Sometimes by Dan Gerber I fall in love with that one glimpse of her from behind, something about the bend … More


Resignation by Joanna Lee The night Paris went dark, the power died here on whole blocks east of the city. … More


Ghostly Heron by George Bilgere When I retire I plan to take up photography. I will buy a very nice … More


You Might Think This is What Happens by Amy Schrader —Schrödinger’s cat walks into a bar. And doesn’t. You’re talking … More


Good Girl by Kim Addonizio Look at you, sitting there being good. After two years you’re still dying for a … More


Philip Seymour Hoffman by Nick Flynn Last summer I found a small box stashed away in my apartment, a box … More


The Race by Sharon Olds When I got to the airport I rushed up to the desk, bought a ticket, … More