Jody Callahan

American ex-pat Jody Callahan recently moved from a house boat in Amsterdam, the Netherlands to the Caribbean island of St. Lucia. Besides writing, her days are filled with barbeques, humidity, horrifying bugs, plumbing problems, giant poisonous toads and the most amazing sunsets.

Stories by Jody Callahan

How Akram Came to Fly Business Class Back to Yemen Double Fisted

Illustrated by Monique Laffite

Along with his sight and his right arm, the drone’s bomb took Akram’s elder brother who was standing, naturally, to his right. His brother had always been a lucky bastard. Akram was sent from Yemen to a school for blind teenagers in Westchester County, New York, U.S.A.! He hadn’t been planning on returning to Yemen when …

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