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#connected

Published Mar 27, 2020 · 494 words (2 minutes) · 1 like · 401 views

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Originally published in Thrice Magazine, this story feels as though it's come to life recently in some ways. A work on connectivity.

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A PERPETUAL STATE OF AWE

Published Nov 28, 2019 · 2,263 words (9 minutes) · 564 views

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We count to three and pull hard to gain an inch of light. The ice around the door gives, and a clump of snow is released. The fresh air feels nice for a moment, before it begins to bite at our cheeks. Yesterday’s snow is now an undercoat, and the powdery top layer glistens.

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Green

Published Nov 28, 2019 · 2,365 words (9 minutes) · 4 likes · 916 views

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Joseph’s only deviation from regulation minimalism is an illicit second bicycle... until he meets Alyssa, a dumpster-diving, live-streaming, crowd-funded wanderer.

Award-winning author Jen Knox hails from Ohio, and her work has been featured in The Best Small Fictions 2017, The Saturday Evening Post, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, and NPR, among many others.

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Rideshare

Published Mar 3, 2019 · 2,352 words (9 minutes)

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"Am I dead?”  “You should be so lucky. All this craziness going on in your world.” As she spoke, a child who looked like Peter from The Snowy Day, the first book I remember reading, ran alongside us on the street in his red suit.

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West on N Road

Published Feb 12, 2019 · 3,746 words (14 minutes) · 516 views

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"Rattle walked the loop at sunrise and sunset. At dawn, he was quick-footed, ignoring joints that ached and scraped as though rusted. He pushed on, to the first big rock, shaking the bones and waking the tendons. The stiffness would ease after a quarter-mile."

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Our Sky, the Ocean

Published Dec 19, 2018 · 735 words (3 minutes) · 1032 views

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Two sisters learn to see the world in new ways.

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The Suit

Published Dec 14, 2018 · 2,261 words (9 minutes) · 737 views

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"Miranda could get anyone to smile, and there was nowhere people needed to smile more than on public transportation in northwestern Ohio."

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10-4

Published Nov 23, 2018 · 4,247 words (16 minutes) · 598 views

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Jeff will be my first arrest. I don’t dislike the guy, but it’ll be easy, make me look tough out of the gate. The first arrest is a big deal, and I happen to know that Jeff will break the law any given day he finds breath in his lungs.

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Senile Cradle

Published Nov 15, 2018 · 3,073 words (12 minutes) · 866 views

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An unexpected visitor shows up in the garage on a winter day.

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Freight

Published Oct 28, 2018 · 4,487 words (17 minutes) · 730 views

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Molly's brother is taking a video game too far. It's up to her to stop him before he loses everything.

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