Sophia Ramirez
Staff Reporter
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ESSAY: Feeding the Birds

Why is it always only old people feeding birds? They’re reclining the morning away on a bench, while we’re here, prime of youth, cramming for […]


I had been ready to die, pretty much. To close my casket from the inside. To entomb myself in a little plastic pod filled with […]

FICTION: Mermaids Worship the Fire

The mermaid’s back is killing her. She wishes she’d been whittled into a less awkward posture—sitting, standing even, not bending belly-up across the fireplace. No […]