Short Story / Writers / Writing

To the Manhattan Bridge by Enzo Scavone

      The doors open, the passengers exit. Enzo stands back and lets the other travelers get on. Then, slowly, he approaches the door and reaches for the frame. He takes a wide, awkward step inside the subway car.       “Stand clear of the closing doors, please.”       The doors close and he clings on to the pole bracing … Continue reading

Short Story / Writers / Writing

The Manual for Mormon Girls by Brendon Vayo

        Over twenty-five hundred miles, the canopy dwindles until the desert is close enough to swallow it. I had the sense that we were climbing, but am disoriented when mountains explode like the rocky humps of dinosaurs wakening from ancient slumber. We stop in a whirl of chalk, catch our breath. Salt Lake City shimmers above … Continue reading