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Ruins XV

I can always tell when I’m going to get an ass-chewing from my mother (she no longer bothers beating me, as I just laugh at her while bobbing and…


“For All of the Suicides on Christmas Day,” “Fuck Yeah,” “Ascension,” and “The Man in the Wheelchair Outside of the Post Office”

For All of the Suicides on Christmas Day Feel sorry for a stray dog with a limp. Feel sorry for a cat with frostbitten ears. Feel sorry for a…


Firefly Lane, Chapter 7: Undercover — Farida, Part 2

It was soon thereafter I found out irrevocably that there a shipping organization---I can’t say names, for security purposes---but it was a shell…


Dead Cat Bounce

There’s four here. Ding with everyone packed into his Ford Cortina barrelling his way down the empty Fife streets far into the wee small hours. Four…


The Medi-Quik Walk-In Clinic

I: The Man with a Bird in His Mouth The young man walked slowly down a Warner Park trail. A brown bird flew into his mouth. He, of course, choked. He…


Mercy Without Mercy

Mercy, who they call "Misi" That the priests’ Hee-Haws echoes she cheers Like all Hispanic people Even, especially, that bunch of Andalusians From…


The Gardener and His Rose

Once upon a time, there lived a gardener. He was a very famous and special person. Everyone who had a chance to see him at least once was charmed by…


Broken Uterus Out Now: Buy it for 25% Off This Weekend Only

Terror House Press is pleased to announce the release of its 19th book: Broken Uterus by Cai Gentan, translated by Xi Nan. Broken Uterus is a…


I Will Never Sleep with Beth L******

Beth L****** is beautiful. She is a rare breed of slender Italian redhead with brown eyes and a honest face that always wears a sincere expression on…


“Blessings” and “Zhao Xiaoyan’s Narrative”

translated by Xi Nan Blessings For Bodhisattvas' sake Bless him to go down one level less in Hell* Bless every single person to have a normal sex…