‘The Wishful’ By Joseph Lindquist

Nickolaus Pacione submitted on behalf of author of this one, the story plays up a news event from 2019 that basically most of Tampa Bay pretended didn’t play up — Sam’s Club caught wind of this and was trying to keep a straight face seeing the story play up in Chicago. This is a piece within the 2500-2600 word range.

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