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“Dancing with the Duke,” “Abstrakt 444 Gerhard Richter,” “A Love Song of Sorts,” and “Gertrude Stein Speaks”

Dancing with the Duke I wanna dance to King's  "Take the A Train" day and night, Prelude to a kiss Ooo I inhale deep night and day. Feed my peace…


Do Your Worst

Executive producer and director Joe "Joeblow" Adcox fidgeted the corners of his paperwork as the next potential star sat down with difficulty. She…


Journal Entry: July 23, 1968

During today’s scheduled outing, our squad lead relayed us information from command, told us that we were to RTB and that our current patrol mission…


The Black Block

Lucinda Haynes was a widow of 24 when she found a new man. Her previous spouse, Malcolm, had died from a sickness of the stomach when she was 22. Two…


Exiles of the Sun

 “If I'm an angel, paint me with black wings.” --- Anne Rice, The Vampire Armand A collective shudder of eager expectation like the ripple of massing…


In the Shadow of the Belt, Chapter 8: Old Colony, Part 4

If Not Ashamed to Walk with Dirty Hands After the police search, my father chopped up the antenna into small pieces and drowned the transmitter in…


“A Love Poem by America’s First Pregnant Trans Woman,” “Holy Rollers,” “On a Sunday,” and “Sadder”

A Love Poem by America's First Pregnant Trans Woman by Theodora Divine II “What the hell did you expect?” That’s what he said, my father, who sat…


The Islands Tell of It, Chapter 12: Luana Barba

After setting into their hotel accommodations in downtown New Orleans, Luther and Althea took a short ferry ride from the foot of Canal Street to…


My Whole Philosophy

Like Kant and Hölderlin Withal: The Ontological New-Romantic Period According to Paweł Markiewicz This is a philosophy that Paweł Markiewicz has…


The Writer

He sat at his desk in the upstairs study, typewriter in front of him, a glass of his favorite Italian red wine to the left, the remainder of the…