Matthew Kabik

Matthew Kabik’s work has appeared in Five Quarterly, Nib Magazine, Structo Magazine, and Cease Cows among others. He lives and writes in Lancaster, PA.

Stories by Matthew Kabik

The Mannerisms of a Broken Fork

Illustrated by Sayantan Halder

Amy didn’t have a pinky finger. It bothered him at first, she seemed proud of it almost, she’d refuse to use her five-fingered hand to hold his or move stray hairs from her eyes. She’d always use her left hand, malformed and startling. But that was only in the beginning of their relationship, after six months …