I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.

~ Jorge Luis Borges

Marcia Calhoun Forecki – Short Stories available online.

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“Letters from the Front”

Copperfield Review 11/1/2013

Years after Marcus Lightner returns from World War II, the past and present swirling in a confusing mixture, he writes letters to the two women whose love carried him through life at the front.

“Gift of the Spanish Lady”

Bellevue Literary Review Issue 9, 2005

During the great influenza of 1918, a young woman with few opportunities finds a way to a better life. (Nominated for a Pushcart Award)

“Me and Woody”

Online – The Write Launch, Issue 25, 2019

Set in the Great Depression, Arletha has to take care of herself if her man can’t or won’t.

“La Tanda” (English)

Online – The Ice Colony 7/21/20

This story appeared in the premier issue of this online bilingual ezine. Elena honors her mother’s obligations for a small loan circle (la tanda) after she comes home from high school to find her immigrant parents detained.

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