Author: Andrea Marcusa

All That It Held

Issue 11 | Winter 2023 |

    The white porcelain mug with a green stripe on its rim thuds onto the red checkered tablecloth like an announcement. The airy foam of cappuccino, spooned into the vessel by the waiter’s hand, is shaped into a pine tree, the couple’s high school emblem. She slurps the froth, then her date (the hottest …