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The Hotel Cadiz

Essay
It only takes a minute to destroy a marriage.

Daydream Believer

An interview with Patricia Hampl
Patricia Hampl has not lost her sense of wonder

What's the Story #67

From the Editor
"We are all—always—works in progress."

What's the Story #66

From the Editor
"Real life can be as scary as any monster story"

What's This Doing to My Brain?

Then & Now
Are we addicted to our devices and networks? And if we are ... does it matter?

The Truth Is I Never Left You

Essay
A young girl's seat assignment on the plane ride to America changes everything

Contagious Empathy

Then & Now
Looking up from our screens and going for a walk may be our salvation. SHERRIE FLICK explores how movement can inspire creativity and connection.

What's the Story #65

From the Editor
The intersections of these two ways of understanding the world are rarely examined—and when they are, the primary narrative is one of conflict.

Something Like Vertigo

A father's loss of balance destabilizes a whole family

What's the Story #64

From the Editor
It’s more important than ever for writers to remain clear-eyed and to grapple with the big questions.

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