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FIVE CANDLES FOR THE APOCALYPSE by Michelle Muenzler

FIVE CANDLES FOR THE APOCALYPSE by Michelle Muenzler

FIVE CANDLES FOR THE APOCALYPSE by Michelle Muenzler   The first candle is the biggest—it’s from when we met, don’t you remember? Everything was still Christmas and pumpkin spice despite the news, and we found ourselves reaching for the last unscented candle on the shelf…and when our hands bumped, we both apologized at the sameRead more about FIVE CANDLES FOR THE APOCALYPSE by Michelle Muenzler[…]

The Lights of Wonderland by Rebecca Birch

The Lights of Wonderland by Rebecca Birch

The Lights of Wonderland by Rebecca Birch It’s never truly dark here on Rigel Five, or Wonderland, as Alison and I re-christened it upon making landfall. Nighttime is a heavy blue blanket softened by the bioluminescent fungus forest, its mushroom caps gleaming rose, periwinkle, and violet. We wandered among the thick blue stalks, swathed inRead more about The Lights of Wonderland by Rebecca Birch[…]

The Last Time You’ll See Me. The First Time We’ll Meet. by Stephen S. Power

The Last Time You’ll See Me. The First Time We’ll Meet. by Stephen S. Power

The Last Time You’ll See Me. The First Time We’ll Meet. by Stephen S. Power Mt. Bethel, Pennsylvania didn’t much care about the asteroid. Church attendance increased a bit. So did DUI stops. And warnings given to drunk drivers. A few people left for places they’d always wanted to see. Miller’s crew went home toRead more about The Last Time You’ll See Me. The First Time We’ll Meet. by Stephen S. Power[…]