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Madeline McEwen-Asker

by Madeline

How could Brittany be pregnant when she was only seventeen years old? Technically Brad knew the answer to his own question, but as Brittany’s adopted Dad he didn’t want to know. He couldn’t face the “conversation,” a minefield of unexploded bombs.



by Madeline McEwen-Asker

My mom radiated anticipation, like a carthorse promoted to the racetrack, but we were at the mall. She was the only die-hard monarchist I’d ever known in my nine short years, but this apple fell from the tree and bounced into the American republic.


Not On Your Nelly: A Halloween Short Story

IN THE October 11 ISSUE

FROM THE 2014 Articles,
andTerrific Tales


by Madeline McEwen-Asker

Mungo Mortenstow noticed a hand-made costume hanging on his bedroom door when he arrived home from middle school.
“Surprise!” Mom said shooting out of the bathroom like a catapult. “Do you like it? You do like it, don’t you, Mungo?”


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