‘Scene at Caps’ from the novel “Getting Off”

By - May 25, 2017

The door shut behind me and I immediately logged on to Camboyz. For a moment I felt a kind of pride as I logged on, ...

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How to Make Love

By - May 23, 2017

  Close your eyes in the beginning, while you stroke him, and imagine he initiated this time. Touch yourself ...

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ANSELMO

By - May 20, 2017

The boy hasn’t seen a dawn in years, not since high school when he’d run two miles before a brief breakfast (always ...

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ROSE

By - May 17, 2017

After many days and nights, Rose arrives in the city with snow-edged shoulders. “I came down from the ...

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A Social Philosophy

By - May 13, 2017

  I sat and sipped my way through my first beer, and began to feel a little looser. A breeze blew across the ...

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NO MATTER WHICH WAY WE TURNED

By - May 10, 2017

From the Spring 2016 Issue of PEOPLE HOLDING   No matter which way we turned the girl, she didn’t have a ...

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Caught

By - May 9, 2017

  The rabbit family is in trouble. The father – if that moldering mass is the father – has been dead for ...

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“REHAL, or HIS BAR-MITZVAH MOUSTACHE IS”

By - May 8, 2017

(This is a list of things the Persian poets called the hair on a young boy's lip before his first shave. ...

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Found photos developed by Pete Mauney from his collection

By - May 7, 2017

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Late-Stage Therapy

By - May 2, 2017

  1 Back in his office my therapist, Dr. Walter, has beshitted himself again.  Should we change ...

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MACHER

By - May 1, 2017

It’s all well and good to believe I’m one with everything my wife and I are taking a Meditation Basics class you should’ve seen the look the teacher gave me for a loud fart I did take a class on Southeast Asian Traditions and Cultures in college and wrote a A- paper about how everything in the whole world is a blueness, and sometimes I am able to get there, usually right after I’ve had coffee in the morning and I’m like if I die this moment I am dying at the precise moment when I am myself but other times, mostly before bed, I cannot imagine it, and I am scared I won’t wake up the next day, and my head on my pillow feels as arbitrary and flimsy as Saran.

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