Peg Alford Pursell

Peg Alford Pursell (the dream/life triptych) received the South Carolina State Fiction Award and was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Her stories have appeared in Joyland Magazine, The Los Angeles Review, Emprise Review and others. She is a NEH Independent Study Fellow, a fiction editor for Prick of the Spindle, and curator of the Why There Are Words lit reading series. http://pegalfordpursell.com

Jamie’s Dragon

Jamie saved up her babysitting money for the tattoo. It hadn’t taken long, her dad liberal with his guilt money. ...

The Maid’s Dream

Lately she'd been waking with the sense of having an important dream forgotten in the moment of opening her eyes. ...

The Girl and the Stone

The stone was green. It may have been moss that made it so. He didn't know; he picked it up ...