Nate Depke

Nate Depke is a groundskeeper in Maine. His writing has also appeared in Crack the Spine.

Stories by Nate Depke


Illustrated by Sayantan Halder

My dad went missing for a year when I was thirteen. No one knew where he went. He didn’t leave a note or make any indication before he left that he might take off. Ended up, my mom had to get a job to pay bills. She wasn’t used to work, so it was hard …