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Dreamer

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. ***…

Pricing Pretzels

Jenna watched the rain from behind the pretzel counter. It fell in rivers over the walls of windows, weeping from a sky of grey frowns. “Has Howard called you?” Denice…