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Keely Brice lives in Bentonville, Arkansas. Her forthcoming novel, Hard and Breakable, is about two people who meet when their partners die in the same national tragedy. Brice received an Artist 360 Award and grant through the Mid-America Arts Alliance to complete the latest draft.



Issue No. 291 ~ August, 2021

1. As Julixa was frying an egg for lunch, she had a vision:   Torches flickered in her peripheral, the ground dropped away on all sides like stairs on a pyramid.  Hands flew up to her face.  In them, a halved coconut.  Filled with blood.  There …