Fiction

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Contemporary Fiction

New fiction from the magazine, the annual fiction contest, and the weekly publication of Web-exclusive fiction
Plumber in a kitchen
Plumber’s Helper

Single parent Emma has handyman John’s number saved in her cellphone for emergencies—and maybe for romance. More

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Classic Fiction

Some of the best 19th- and 20th-century fiction from The Saturday Evening Post archive
A woman pointing a gun at a man by the window
“To Kill a Man” by Jack London

A wealthy city woman strikes up a surprising camaraderie with a late-night intruder, and they discover what lies beneath the surface of each person’s intentions. More

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