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Remarks on Cunt

Cunt-stricken           I am the glory of a whore…


Tap Tap

Chris Curtis woke up on a lovely Christmas Day in his lovely and warm terraced house. He was twelve years old, as he had been for the last 30 years.…


“13 is Too Young to Start Drinking” and “If Praying Works”

13 is Too Young to Start Drinking When it comes to how others perceive you research says it generally takes five positive things to outweigh one…


6 to 6: The Jumping-Off Place

James was short and skinny, with a peninsula of purple eczema running along his right forearm. He had gray stubble on his chin and eyes which crossed…


“Death is a Light-Filled Bell,” “Posthumous,” “Untitled II,” and Other Poems

Death is a Light-Filled Bell The sun is an artifact, so foreign to the interrogated walls of my body. In a row of flooded subtemples, lush with…


The Chain Forged in Life

The man watched as Bob crammed the remainder of his hamburger into his mouth and switched on the television. He knew Bob was thinking there was…


Terror House Radio, Episode #5: Ten Years of Beer (with Reagan Cox)

On this episode of Terror House Radio, Matt Forney and Bryden Proctor welcome back Reagan Cox to discuss the 2010's: the best, the worst, and…


“Black Taisui” by Oobmab

translated by Arthur Meursault Residents of Qingdao or attentive followers of local news may have heard of the affair I wish to discuss. On the 14th…


Remembering the Catman, Part 2

III. Santa, or the catman, was sitting on the wooden bench three days after our first meeting, when Mother and I were coming back from the post…


In the Shadow of the Belt, Chapter 7: Again, the Transience of Being, Part 1

Sasha, Eat It! What woman does not dream to see her child strong, vigorous, and healthy? Such, probably, does not happen. My aunt---my mother's…