Losslit contributor:
Karen Foster

Karen writes non-fiction and memoir.  She has been writing every day in the wee hours before dawn since she was small. Her recent work can be found in Salt Hill and Streetlight Magazine.  She lives in Western Massachusetts with her husband, John and two feline companions, Hamlet and Luna

The Cyclops

Nothing was like it was supposed to be that day. Mummy walked into my class while Mrs. Ganley was taking attendance. She did not even look at me. She whispered to Mrs. Ganley, who got up from her desk and hugged her. I wondered what had happened ‘cause Mummy usually stayed in the sofa bed […]