Everything Shining

“Teenie leaned against the back door, shoulder to glass, and considered the fat, black water moccasin lazing on the slab outside. He didn’t see the orange tom that’d been coming around lately, the cat a little too lean with only one eye and a ragged bit missing from both ears . . .”

To read  my short story Everything Shining, published by New Rivers Press, purchase American Fiction Volume 13 here.