Yash Seyedbagheri

Yash Seyedbagheri is a graduate of Colorado State University's MFA program in fiction. His story, "Soon," was nominated for a Pushcart. Yash has also had work nominated for Best of the Net and The Best Small Fictions. A native of Idaho, Yash’s work is forthcoming or has been published in WestWard Quarterly, Café Lit, and Ariel Chart, among others.

October Shadows

October rain beats against me from diluted skies flame and golden leaves crackling surrendering to the soggy mud crunched by footsteps on hills that seem a little steeper   shadows fall fast I trudge into damp darkness and it’s only afternoon a chill in the shadows fleeting but all too present is winter waiting?