“Triolet for Laika, First Dog in Space” by Ann Eichler Kolakowski

Ann Eichler Kolakowski TRIOLET FOR LAIKA, FIRST DOG IN SPACE They sealed your steel sarcophagus; they made no plans to bring you home. (Perhaps they thought you Anubis.) They sealed your steel sarcophagus and let you burn—like Sirius, the other … Continue reading

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“The Ex” by Charlotte Innes

Charlotte Innes THE EX “Did you love him?” my friend asked, as I mowed the lawn. I stopped, surveyed the shredded grass for a moment, torn between what I believed was true and what I thought might be. I wasn’t … Continue reading

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