Stories tagged “DUTY”

  • An Equally Predatory Replacement

    The Walmart and its parking lot were gone, replaced by a fleshy dome. Colors swam inside, alternating back and forth between contaminated white of curdled milk and the oily yellow of spoiled butter. It heaved and sighed and rippled with jellied motion.

    W…

    Posted 4 years ago
  • Breastfeeding

    "It's such a shame, really." Cordelia untied the collar of her blouse so her 7 year-old could suckle. No matter how bad things got, ladies would always find time to gossip.

    "We mustn't judge, Cordy. It's not her fault." Thin and frail Maude pursed her li…

    Posted 6 years ago