Fear creeps up the aisle. An old lady asks, What are the biblical implications of this? Temperatures rise, glaciers melt, rivers flood, viruses leap from monkeys to humans, linger on the hand you use to wipe away a tear as your husband walks away. Despite the piles of pills you take, the half-caf, almond milk … More Shopping

Microinterview: Ellen Birkett Morris

Ellen Birkett Morris’s 96 word microfiction, “Shopping”, will appear in the second issue of The Centifictionist (Vol. 1, Issue 2, Fall/Winter 2020). Ellen graciously answered a few brief questions for us. Read the interview below. 1. What inspired the story “Shopping”? I wrote “Shopping” in the early days of the pandemic and the piece reflects … More Microinterview: Ellen Birkett Morris