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Ashley Jae Carranza resides in Las Vegas where she teaches high school and college. Her flash has been featured at Flash Fiction Magazine, Postcard Shorts, Maudlin House, Beautiful Losers, and Helen: Unincorporated. In addition to writing short stories, Carranza is a published academic, with a chapter in "Uncovering Stranger Things" and various other essays elsewhere. Carranza has served as an editor for numerous literary magazines, including DASH, Helen, and 101 Words. Carranza has an MA in English from California State University, Fullerton.
Published Jan 17, 2019 · 1,374 words (5 minutes) · 1 like · 235 views
Julian Pepper finds herself in an odd predicament after thinking an older gentleman wants to take her under his wing.
Published Jan 17, 2019 · 924 words (4 minutes) · 209 views
Julian Pepper just turns thirty. Naive to the inner desires of men, Julian encounters someone at T.G.I. Friday's who makes her rethink her level of trust.