You've waited beneath the surface long enough... time for the name of the winner to rise and take the crown.
Literati! Mike Stang is the third of five finalists in our Beneath the Surface contest. Here's a story about anticipation and, just maybe acceptance of the inevitable. Two more finalists to post...I keep checking the windowsill for Sparky, our carrier pigeon. Must be disoriented by all the smoke that still hangs in the air in Moscow like the blur of a man in love.