THREE TO FIVE MINUTES
Set against the backdrop of small-town American South, Jolene and Jim have conflicting ideas about the results of a pregnancy test.
Ellen Perry is a writer and teacher based in North Carolina. Her academic interests include 17th- and 18th-century British life and literature, Restoration drama, and Southern/ Appalachian culture. Her story "Milk, Bread, Soft Drinks" was awarded First Place in Fiction by the Bacopa Literary Review (October 2015). Ellen enjoys reading, traveling, dancing, working on her collection of short stories, and playing with her stylish cat, Ms. Coco Chanel.