Inspired by the idea of an aging toxic family member, Courtney Josephson’s poem Indebted describes the conflicted feelings of obligation, necessity, compassion, pity, resentfulness, and love.
In time for Memorial Day, C. Josephson brings to us a piece of fantasy and a look at honor.
In C. Josephson’s new story, a daughter’s lifelong feelings of inadequacy finally reach a boiling point with her mother in a department store. A meditation on love and loss.
Two middle school boys follow Mr. Sprout, the local gas station worker, home from work.
A young woman working at a coffee shop has mixed feelings about a regular customer who resembles her deceased grandmother.