Fictions
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Fictions

By the Light of a Foreign Sun

Brotherhood, fatherhood, and all the things left unsaid

Photo by Vidar Nordli-Mathisen on Unsplash

The two brothers stood in the long shadows of twilight, the wind in their hair and a chill on their spine. The funeral was over and the farm sold. Only the one thing remained.

The barn’s silhouette was black against the darkening sky. Even in the spare light, its condition was apparent — bowing…

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Eric Pierce

Eric Pierce

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Writer, gamer, pop culture nerd. Editor of Fanfare. Probably thinking about Star Wars. Inquiries and flatteries: eric@ericpierce.net