Strap Your Bones Right to the Seat

Strap Your Bones Right to the Seat

Mason Reed has never taken the bus to school, but after his family moves, he is left with no choice. But what should have been a pleasant experience according to his bedtime stories, turns out to be a menacing challenge beyond anything he could have anticipated.

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Nathaniel Whelan
On May 13, 2021
The Silent Miscarriage

The Silent Miscarriage

After being told she’s experiencing a miscarriage, a shocked woman is whisked away to the operating room to have the tissue removed. During the procedure, it becomes clear the doctor’s intentions are self-serving, and the truth about her baby is far stranger than she could have imagined.

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Edith Lockwood
On May 11, 2021
Cousin Benny

Cousin Benny

Narrated in the style of Room by Emma Donoghue, a young boy grows increasingly frustrated when his cousin, who suffers from a mysterious illness, moves into his attic.

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Justin Dill
On May 5, 2021
Satan’s Ridge

Satan’s Ridge

In this true story, Cody and his best friend Kyle spend their final summer before adulthood finding the secret shame of their tiny town in rural Maine—Satan’s Ridge, a haunted site purposely removed from the map. Sometimes forbidden places are forbidden for a reason.

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Cody-Mower
On May 4, 2021
Strap Your Bones Right to the Seat

Strap Your Bones Right to the Seat

Mason Reed has never taken the bus to school, but after his family moves, he is left with no choice. But what should have been a pleasant experience according to his bedtime stories, turns out to be a menacing challenge beyond anything he could have anticipated.

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Nathaniel Whelan
On May 13, 2021
The Silent Miscarriage

The Silent Miscarriage

After being told she’s experiencing a miscarriage, a shocked woman is whisked away to the operating room to have the tissue removed. During the procedure, it becomes clear the doctor’s intentions are self-serving, and the truth about her baby is far stranger than she could have imagined.

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Edith Lockwood
On May 11, 2021
Cousin Benny

Cousin Benny

Narrated in the style of Room by Emma Donoghue, a young boy grows increasingly frustrated when his cousin, who suffers from a mysterious illness, moves into his attic.

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Justin Dill
On May 5, 2021
Satan’s Ridge

Satan’s Ridge

In this true story, Cody and his best friend Kyle spend their final summer before adulthood finding the secret shame of their tiny town in rural Maine—Satan’s Ridge, a haunted site purposely removed from the map. Sometimes forbidden places are forbidden for a reason.

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Cody-Mower
On May 4, 2021

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Avra Margariti is a queer Social Work undergrad from Greece. She enjoys storytelling in all its forms and writes about diverse identities and experiences. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Flash Fiction Online, The Forge Literary, The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts, SmokeLong Quarterly, and other venues. Avra won the 2019 Bacopa Literary Review prize for fiction. You can find her on Twitter @avramargariti.