Cover Photo: An aerial view of the Florida everglades
Photograph by Anita Denunzio/Unsplash

Spring Migration

Lori was in real, actual danger, but it was easy to convince herself she was not.


Christmas at my house!

not good


This is how they get you


“Are you okay? Do you need money?” Lori waited for her to ask about the money, her money. The money she had paid her own mortgage company.



My daughter is a big shot at a bankMy other daughter is a big shot in New York City


Kate McKean is Vice President and Literary Agent at the Howard Morhaim Literary Agency. She earned her master’s degree in fiction writing at the University of Southern Mississippi and began her publishing career at the University Press of Florida. In addition to working with clients, she is an adjunct professor at New York University.