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Morality

Morality

Moral Imperfections story art
By Gerda Govine

The will to achieve grace is within reach.

Slightly Higher God story art
By Jason Morphew

The effort to find redemption in the ignoble is great.

La Baleine story art
By Jyoti Arvey

A one-way epistolary reveals a deepening longing for cohesion.

By Ryan Tracy

Domesticating the Queer Cat.

By Betty Rosen

An inquiry into the enduring power of Shakespeare’s classic opens the castle gates to a battalion of existential musings.

By Steven Cordova

Pick a fight, vent a gripe; never let an incisive judgment get away.

By Shawn Rohrbach

A sacred folly. A farcical sacrifice.

By Alexis Cohen

A profile in the shape of a case study probes the decaying and methodical mind of a misogynistic sociopath in a story written by a seasoned clinical psychologist.

By Mike Fiorito

Astronomy, David Bowie, Italian ancestry, the 2016 Election, and the bond between a man and his deceased father blend and surge.

Shapeless Skin story art
By Travis Chi Wing Lau

Corporeal expanse, with wrangled nerves and a quieted pulse.

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