Kalman’s Story

In the cable car, he is shunted to the front, near the window. His father is behind him. Uniforms convene down below—German orders, one points down the track. A whistle is blown. An opening! Up above, there is an aperture big enough for a small boy to worm through. His father’s hands grab his waist … More Kalman’s Story

Microinterview: Samantha Melamed

Samantha Melamed’s 100 word microfiction, “Kalman’s Story”, will appear in the first issue of The Centifictionist (Vol. 1, Issue 1, Spring/Summer 2020). Samantha graciously answered a few brief questions for us. Read the interview below. 1. What inspired the story “Kalman’s Story”? “Kalman’s Story” is based on a true story of a man named Kalman … More Microinterview: Samantha Melamed