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Sunday Slap

27 January, 2010 от · No comments

Kenneth Pobo Photo: mikebaird My Sunday School teacher mom wears a green dress. In baggy pants, bow tie, I’m thinking about Mama Cass, Question Mark and the Mysterians, Keith. Glenn laughs, talks out of turn, interrupts. His mom, Lydia, stalks in, gives him a SLAP across the face. Glenn, no expression, like he wants to […]

For Kathleen

2 September, 2009 от · No comments

Claudia Bierschenk Photo: griffithjune49 (Co. Clare, 1997) your chatter carried echoes of an ancient tongue with every cup of tea we sipped away the hours spotting clouds draw in from the hills ready to run out and bring the washing in at any moment you loved to watch sheets flutter like wings on the clothesline


30 January, 2009 от · 1 comment

Joy Ladin Photo: katietegtmeyer You wipe the woman off your face. She comes away In ochre smears. Traces cling To your lids and lips. You wipe

Contemporary German History

9 November, 2008 от · No comments

Claudia Bierschenk Photo: Victor Bezrukov Maik clutches the keys, his unlucky charm, as he shows foreign tourists through the hell of his life.