Negro Supreme Buttsex Magick, Part 2

VIII. A white man in a generic cop uniform ate Lil Nas X’s ass on stage. The crowd was into it. Here and there, a shot rang out or a knife found…


Rain

Is it raining? she asked. What? Is it raining? I bent low to catch the sound. Her tongue slowly reached out to moisten her whitened lips. I held her…


Hungerford

In Australia, there is always somewhere further out with redder sand than where you are. The famous poet on a tour stops in a town that straddles a…


Home Movies

Light ain’t been the same since we got the TV. We don’t light candles no more; we got flames and smoke in front of us always. If I change the bunny…


You Can Dream of Home

In the dream I’m trying to go back where my father died. I want to pay my respects, see the woods that I ran through carelessly with our dogs. Spend…


Unforgotten, Part 2

Everyone is on time for the next session. Rosamie looks pale and fragile. Callum thought long and hard about whether to bring up his indiscretion,…


The Reventazon

I invited Livvy to Costa Rica against my better judgement. We were college friends but hadn’t seen each other in years, keeping in touch through…


Of Beehives and Barlight

The neon sign was broken. It blinked "A," then "R," then a long pause. The steel door creaked as he pushed through it. Inside, it was dry, but too…


Negro Supreme Buttsex Magick, Part 1

I. Mouth forced down hard, B’quan’s tongue probed the ever dark-shrouded chocolate starfish. Darnell cried and squealed in girlish pleasure, “Yo…


Rose

“Rose, could you PLEASE sit up straight and stop moving!” barked Sarah as she moved pen across paper, sketching the nude form of her wife of nearly…