Peter Stavros

Peter Stavros earned a BA in English from Duke University, and studied creative writing on a graduate level at Emerson College and Harvard University. His work has appeared in The Courier-Journal, Literary LEO, Hippocampus Magazine, Fiction Southeast, and Juked, among others, and is forthcoming in Literary Orphans. Peter lives in Louisville, Kentucky with his wife.

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Stories by Peter Stavros

I Saw You Standing At The Funeral

Illustrated by Allen Forrest

She rested her hand upon his chest, leaned over his body, a mannequin of who he used to be, and whispered something to him. I knew I should turn away, and allow her that moment, that one private moment amidst the boisterous gathering, a couple hundred people on a frozen February evening crammed into the quaint …