account_circle by Alice Whittenburg
Alice Whittenburg divides her time between the United States and Prague in the Czech Republic, where she is an English tutor. She is also co-editor of a new e-zine called The Cafe Irreal. Her fiction has appeared in Optimism, a Prague-based English language literary magazine, and in the e-zine DoorKnobs & Body Paint.



Issue No. 19 ~ December, 1998

It was fear that held him prisoner in a flat on the thirtieth floor, and, whether he was working or sleeping, his blinds were always firmly closed against the city that seemed to surround and …