Government Funding

an overgrown manchild importantly spitting / his wild image, going shopping along the main / drag of city life, greedily bringing his lips / closer to the bottle to get to the bottom / of non-things


The Capybara

"So we've accomplished our plan. How does it feel?" In the back seat, Ah Yung slaps the capybara's belly, which rings out like a ripe watermelon.

Little Kastle

Sounds from the outside world were already diminishing, reduced to raspy gusts pirouetting restlessly before fading into an air drenched with odd, darkening colors. Now it was the beating of his heart that began to disturb the silence.

photo of a bed and nightstand in front of a window in a dark room

For No One

Let’s say her name was Llucia and I didn’t know how to love her...

photo of three small quaint homes in the woods

From Angel Dinner

At the end of November, the angels appear in the forest. They arrive with the first frost.

photo of a chair to the side of an acorn desk

Selections from Mother Tongue

But in most writing workshops today, unfortunately, students are taught to write without fear and with their head held high.