Just Listening and Burning Lunch by Jo Russell

Bill, a young father, was in the lounge when coworker Jane threw her knee pads in the microwave to heat, slapped the control panel without looking and sat across from him to give him her full attention. She listened. Bill’s hat had been pulled down around his eyes to...

To See or Not to See By Jo Russell

The octogenarian excitedly tore open the envelope from the Department of Transportation. After Grandma saw what was inside, she cried, “Laura Jean! My favorite granddaughter! My driver’s license just came! This is just like a birthday present! I’m taking us for a...