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Snow Globe By Donna Pucciani

Snow Globe *** The giant hand of the universe shakes Chicago without pause, shifting pale confetti over the blue icebound lake. *** Like a thousand rice-thrown weddings, the ritual of…


Perhaps I should have realized that dreams are sacred. Perhaps I shouldn’t have tried to control them. But I did, and nothing can change that now. I had no choice….

Postcard Unsent by Jeff Alfier

Postcard Unsent A Union Pacific diesel heaves the desert night over the shoulders of its railcars. *** The sallow moon threads its beam through the spiked ribs of mesquite. ***…