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The Dentist’s Chair

Fiction D. Wystan Owen

On the morning of his ex-wife’s appointment, Kenneth Rivers still owed her an RSVP.

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No. 11

No. 11


​D. Wystan Owen is a native of Berkeley, California, and a graduate of the University of California, Davis, where he earned an M.A. in creative writing. His first published fiction appears in this issue.   


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