Inkwell Literary Magazine is proud to present a first look at our third issue of the semester, "Companionship."

Companionship: "The fellowship that exists among intimate friends or associates."

For our sneak peak at our third issue, we're proud to present a beautiful new story by our long time staff writer, Kathleen Coyle. "Puppy Love" explores one of the deepest bonds of all time between man and man's best friend. Or more specifically, between a puppy and the dad who swore he did not want a dog. Please enjoy this classic story and cuddle your own furry friend a little closer today.

Puppy Love
“No. Absolutely not.” “But Daaad.” Amberly’s shoulders drooped, and she frowned, her bottom lip jutting out. “No buts. We are not getting a dog.” Amberly’s dad, George, shook his newspaper from where he sat in his favorite recliner. “Why not? There were some puppies outside the grocery store toda…

"Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for a sincere brotherly love, love one another earnestly from a pure heart." - 1 Peter 1:22 ESV