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Breath of Death

Story by
Dec 28, 2017 · 15 min read

It’s funny, how we live life fretting over the pettiest things, and not fretting over the important things. For example, this past...

Where’s the Baby?

Essay by
Oct 10, 2016 · 6 min read

This piece has been co-authored by my wife, Safa Munim. The questions began just a few weeks into our marriage. Whenever I attended the...

A Bouquet of Love

Story by
Mar 5, 2013 · 7 min read

He gently laid the dried petals into the potpourri vase and swirled through them slightly. As the faint fragrance rose and wafted through...

A Palace of Dark Windows

Story by
Dec 29, 2011 · 5 min read

Sometimes we think that just because there is light everything is clear. We fail to see the shades. We are blind to the shadows of their...

A Friend To Remember: Part II

Story by
Dec 20, 2011 · 10 min read

Continued from ‘A Friend to Remember: Part I’ Kalia got upset at the worst of things. I walked over to my mother’s car after...

A Friend To Remember: Part I

Story by
Dec 19, 2011 · 9 min read

It was another year at beloved public school, another year at Valley Falls High – home of brand new desks and bats in the ceiling....

A Mother’s Gift: Part II

Story by
Nov 16, 2011 · 9 min read

Continued From “A Mother’s Gift: Part I.”  Three days went by. I went to school after the morning at Daniel’s house,...

Silent Mourning

MYM Staff
Memoir by
Jul 6, 2011 · 6 min read

A True Story | Anonymous Staff Writer “We’re leaving”, they said. The door snapped shut. Our home plunged into silent mourning. My...

Love And Respect

Essay by
May 1, 2009 · 4 min read

Have we ever thought about the difference between love and respect? When we say we love someone, what does that mean? When we say we...