Emma Smith-Stevens’ stories have appeared in Subtropics, Conjunctions, The Los Angeles Review, and elsewhere. Originally from New York City, she lives in Gainesville, Florida where she is writing a novel.
Kat took a faint bit of pleasure in dialing Mark’s number, a man whom she’d never met, from inside of his own home. She was lying on his loveseat, legs draped over its wooden arm. She wondered where he was, but knew she wouldn’t ask, and what he looked like, because there were no pictures […]