Short Stories 366:178 — “Sapling,” by Craig Laurance Gidney

Oh wow, this story. We have a young woman raised by a suddenly-religious mother who believes prayer is the reason the daughter came out of a coma, and the young woman trying to navigate her city world to include some forms of freedom outside her mother's demands. And then the magic comes. "Sapling," like all … Continue reading Short Stories 366:178 — “Sapling,” by Craig Laurance Gidney