Chris Arp is a writer from Brooklyn. His stories have appeared in Memorious, Storgy, and The Cumberland River Review. Most recently, Roxane Gay selected one of his stories for publication in The Masters Review Volume VI. He is currently working on a novel.
Dog StoryBy Chris Arp
Our original fiction this month comes from Brooklyn writer Chris Arp. In Dog Story, a cantankerous father adopts a dog for his daughter. Crisp observation and introspective flashes reveal a chewed up character who wants a better world, but finds dark humor in the world he has.