Jessie Woods

Jessie Woods has been published in Veil, Short-Story.Me, Spork Press,The Laughing Dog, and elsewhere. He lives and writes in New Jersey.

Stories by Jessie Woods

The Gift

Illustrated by Jordan Wester

At first, she thinks the flowers are just a mistake, a gift sent to the wrong address. They appear at her doorstep, tied bunches of roses, tiger flowers, Hungarian irises. There is no name or card attached. At first, she is scared, then intrigued. She is tempted to keep the roses and tiger flowers in …