Helen Rossiter

Winner – Alice Munro Short Story Award 2013. Winner – Canadian Authors Association Short Story Award 2013. Second Place – NYC Midnight Flash Fiction Challenge 2011.

Stories by Helen Rossiter

Checkmate on an Empty Board

Illustrated by Delilah Buckle

Mira is dead, and Jackson and I both know who killed her. I am racing back to the old homestead where as boys we’d been inseparable, and where as men we loved the same woman and grew to hate each other. It is two years at least since I was here, but it is the …