My Favorite Mistake
by Emily Padraic
Faith's ex-boyfriend, Rick, broke up with her the summer after high school because of his best friend's lie. By the time Rick discovered the truth, it was too late. Now it's been two years, and he's standing on her grandma's front porch asking for a second chance. Will he get one? This is a coming of age romance short story: 3,400 words that was previously published under Kate Russell.