account_circle by Paul Negri
Paul Negri is the former president and publisher of Dover Publications, Inc. and the editor of a dozen literary anthologies of fiction and poetry. HIs stories have appeared in Pif Magazine, Bartleby Snopes, The Mulberry Fork Review, and The Double-Dealer. He was awarded 2nd prize for a novella in the 2011 William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition. He lives in Clifton, New Jersey.


Via Dolorosa

Issue No. 217 ~ June, 2015

As the months passed Tom became more methodical in his work. He found a number of websites that listed accidents on New Jersey highways and roads, including those with fatalities. He put the locations and dates of the fatal accidents on his list and waited a week or two before going to the site. Not always, but frequently, a memorial would sprout up on the spot and he would find it and root it out.

In the Night

Issue No. 192 ~ May, 2013

Just as he put his hand on the old copper drain pipe, the phone rang.