Just Released

“Last Time” is in Bending Genres, December 12, 2019 “Fire Prevention” is in Into the Void, October, 2019. “The Pleasure of Texas” appears in the Fall, 2019 issue of Nixes [...]

Over My Dead Body

I’m happening, now.  I can’t stop myself.  It’s always TV about food or food about TV.  I’m employed, yes, but not gainfully.   Maybe it’s better to start every conversation with a question?   [...]

The Pleasure of Texas

The Pleasure of Texas   No preposition should begin with a sentence, although as the Bible says, Is it the bartender’s job to keep you sober? In the war to end all wars, historical research [...]

Lucky Bullets

Lucky Bullets I have skills I don’t know I have. An imitation of a lab experiment, I’m wide asleep. Jade says I look like a search party, lost. I tell her I’m crawling closer and closer toward [...]

Love’s Levitation

  Although my body is an anchor, it’s beginning to float.  The darkness is a dim, fragile music. When I speak, things unhappen. If you listen, carefully, you may hear voices in my skin.  [...]

Featured Poem/Story

Cotton-Candy Pink At the laundromat, I can hold my breath for half-an-hour.  I don’t know where one thought ends and another begins. Felicia has different colored wigs. One is cotton-candy [...]