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Drinking KoolAid

Drinking KoolAid

“You’ve really drunk the Kool-Aid, haven’t you?”
The Birth of a Star

The Birth of a Star

the moon rises to her feet, swollen-bellied
Howl

Howl

  you think I’m on my knees but I am not on my knees every step is preparation muscles slowly locking into place beneath bruised skin
Fabulously Fiendish: Disney Villains and Queer-Coding

Fabulously Fiendish: Disney Villains and Queer-Coding

  Most of what I know I learned from Disney films. A dream is a wish your heart makes, we are part of the circle of life, everybody wants to be a cat. In the first formative years of life, Disney plays an integral part in shaping children, the way they think and feel about...
The Naming of Hurricanes

The Naming of Hurricanes

  It was a Wednesday night when clouds began to gather, thin and brittle as cheap glass. The town was used to strangers rolling through, dust weeds pushed along by the wind. The Roadhouse sheltered many, offering them whiskey and chili fries and a roof over their heads, but just for one night. It hadn’t...
Every Little Thing She Does

Every Little Thing She Does

  The bell rings over the shop door, immediately followed by the sound of Kizzy’s head smacking into the counter.