Posts Tagged: The Collagist

This Week in Short Fiction


There are moments when time slows, when awareness is heightened, when every sound and smell and shadow holds a painful kind of beauty. It happens when you know an irrevocable change is coming. It happens during grief. Meghan Lamb’s new story in The Collagist, “Afraid of the Rain,” evokes this feeling so expertly that time may just slow down, for just a moment, for you.