Cover Photo: Items Purchased at Abbott’s Thrift in Felton, California, from 11:10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 24, and What the Editorializing Cashier Said While I Sat in a Rocking Chair by the Front Door by Kelly Luce

Items Purchased at Abbott’s Thrift in Felton, California, from 11:10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 24, and What the Editorializing Cashier Said While I Sat in a Rocking Chair by the Front Door

Pack of doilies, Trapper Keeper, Cookie Monster cookie jar.

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I loved your letter honey + so did the whole dining room for you didn’t put my name on it + the People of the Seminar had to ask after opening it, “Who is ‘dear Mom’ to Miss Myra Lockard from Athens, Ohio?” This is the other lodge where most of the man + married couples are—Love, mother.”

A good laugh is good for digestion.


Kelly Luce is the author of Three Scenarios in Which Hana Sasaki Grows a Tail, which won the 2013 Foreword Review’s Editors Choice Prize in Fiction. She is a Contributing Editor for Electric Literature and will be a fellow at Harvard's Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies during the 2016-17 academic year. Her debut novel, Pull Me Under, will be published in 2016 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. She hails from Illinois and lives in California's Santa Cruz mountains.