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Notes From an Unredeemed Son by Christopher Keaveney

NOTES FROM AN UNREDEEMED SON Sunlight seen through veins is a comfort, empathy emerging as shadow from the IV bag, the second son’s filial piety defined by a Tuesday afternoon’s…

Silent Gift by Robert Karaszi

Silent Gift Midnight clanged when her spiraling silhouette anchored down. Tethered to indomitable irons your mother’s choice to kill herself, left your world to me. We summered in Kingston that…

A Dime by Adam Walter

The pale boy held up a dime that caught the afternoon sunlight, flashing silver in the attendant’s eyes.  The gingery hair on the boy’s head was uneven and straggling down…