30 Birds: “Gender” by Jun. 27, Part 1

Chapter 1: Goose "God, Priscilla, where do I start?" coos curly blonde Grace, just past the waiters out of earshot. A jukebox [nickel-in-the-slot…


30 Birds: “My Hero” by Annie Wonoffate Million

Getting fired was a little bit like teaching a cat to play fetch: I tossed item after object across the room, and in return received disregard and…


30 Birds: “Geronimo Sunset!” by Jun. 27

Chapter 1: Subway Metro Tube Train Platform Molden, not molten, green or brown or orange, or all of ‘em, ‘pendin’ on the location, conglomerations,…


30 Birds: “Subtle” by Yukio Mishima

Chapter 1: Sandy Claws In a suburb, in Santa Claus, Indiana, awaits our protagonist. These are his thoughts; he knows he's being watched. *** I am…


30 Birds: “Velvet” by the Bloody Eyes

Chapter 1: Velvet Distraught. He was while sitting in the lonely cubicle. Well, at first distraught, but that soon changed. Stalling in the…