A good — no, a FANTASTIC short read to start your day. Check out Jennifer Rachel Baumer’s flash fiction piece, "Custody." Jennifer is an amazing, imaginative, little-bit-scary-in-a-good-way writer, and also one damn fine friend.
Plus a bonus — two short poems in the same issue by Greg Beatty, another great writer and friend. Greg and Jennifer are both graduates from the Clarion scifi/fantasy writers’ workshops held in 2000, Greg from Clarion West* and Jennifer from Clarion East.
*I’m a graduate of Clarion West 2000 as well, but my only creative writing of late was 57 job applications…….