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Amy Stein has short stories published in Green Hills Literary Lantern and The Write Place at The Write Time. She is currently working on a middle grade book series and a short story collection, entitled “The Ties That Bind."

Macro-Fiction

Airplane Silence

Issue No. 222 ~ November, 2015

“First world problems kiddo,” Dad teases when I complain about my braces as we pull into the school driveway one morning. “I bet Marilyn Monroe had braces at sixteen too. She had the most perfect …