Monday, October 10, 2011

The Straw

First published in Blink Ink (2010) - read editor interview

They had nothing more to say to each other, the chasm between them wider since Josh brought Maggie home. Distraught, Carol puttered in the kitchen with anger's dark mask mounted on her face. Josh  flipped unread book pages to fill the taut silence. Finally breaking the mood, he said quietly, “She's only a dog.”

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