I am pleased to announce that this short story has been published in “Sissy Fit” Alabama’s only queer literary magazine. It can be obtained through a subscription at the following link. check it out and come have a Sissy Fit! There is a lot of really excellent pieces in this Volume 1, No1, and I am both grateful and proud to have contributed.
© All rights reserved for text to Lona Gynt, October 2018
Image is from Pixaby, free download and non-commercial use, but I did pay the artist a cup of coffee.
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I actually would love to go to a poetry slam.
I like the movie Van Helsing, but I didn’t love it
I never actually made it all the way through The Lost Boys
Both Hugh Jackman and Russel Crowe can sing better than me.
Tosha Michelle’s recent poem has a list of beautiful aphorisms about why we write. One of them inspired my description of how I reacted to Lucee’s voice. Check it out here and see if you spot it. https://laliterati.com/2018/10/24/and-we-write/
“An official at Russia’s Justice Ministry has said at the United Nations that the rights of the LGBT community were not violated in Chechnya because there were no gays there.” This is both ridiculous and terrifying and they need to be called out on this. See this link for the full article. https://themoscowtimes.com/news/russia-tells-un-there-are-no-gays-in-chechnya-61450
All of the other characters in this post are fictional except for me.
Paw Paw’s Medicine Cabinet, Bandito Burrito, and Flying Monkey Arts are all real to goodness awesome Alabama thangs. Check em out.
I have included a link to Thrash Unreal by Against Me! – just in case 😉