We didn’t talk for weeks after, and when we did it was too late to say anything.
WHAT COMES AFTER BY LINDSEY SILKEN 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 12
Were you talking to Jennifer?
TEN LIES BY PAUL BUCHANAN 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 12
“Were you talking to Jennifer while I was in the shower?”
“No,” he says.
“I just pressed re-dial and got her number,” Emmy tells him. “You were talking to her. Weren’t you?”
He is silent a few seconds. “You must have hit her speed-dial number by mistake,” he tells her.
She was a delicate flower in the freezing wind.
AFTER HIS GREATEST LOVE BY ZDRAVKA EVTIMOVA 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 12
“She was a flower that gave you the slip,” I said. “She found another guy who understood her, and you married for money. You married me.”
We were promised so many things.
OCEAN’S EDGE BY CHRISTINA OI YING NIP 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 12
They say you start dying after 23. Isn’t that the stupidest thing you’ve ever heard?
IN THE FRAMEWORK OF AN EMPTY HOUSE BY HELEN CAREY 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 12
Just the wooden skeletal outline of something not yet there.