Penthouse Girl

Penthouse Girl

Mom said our bodies were for God’s eyes only. Once, when Bobby Kafka tried to look down my pants in our back yard, I told him so.

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Penthouse Girl

Marley Andino



For Today

Melissa Matthewson



Today I Fought the Urge

Jane Huffman



The Literary Life of My Vagina

Rolli


Gilda

Robert Long Foreman



Jazlynn

Bob McNeil



Fishing

Elizabeth Tannen


Dependent

J. Michael Wahlgren



Gilda

Gilda

When they grimace, she thinks they’re smiling. She smiles back, or does the closest thing she can to smiling.

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Penthouse Girl

Marley Andino



For Today

Melissa Matthewson



Today I Fought the Urge

Jane Huffman



The Literary Life of My Vagina

Rolli


Gilda

Robert Long Foreman



Jazlynn

Bob McNeil



Fishing

Elizabeth Tannen


Dependent

J. Michael Wahlgren



For Today

For Today

Like anything—the finch, the tortoise, the coreopsis—we pass on, and so then, what else but for today?

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Penthouse Girl

Marley Andino



For Today

Melissa Matthewson



Today I Fought the Urge

Jane Huffman



The Literary Life of My Vagina

Rolli


Gilda

Robert Long Foreman



Jazlynn

Bob McNeil



Fishing

Elizabeth Tannen


Dependent

J. Michael Wahlgren



Jazlynn

Jazlynn

On a queen-sized bed, an Oshun-picturesque seductress, who should have been Billie Holiday’s twin, said hello in that way good gin gets you.

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Penthouse Girl

Marley Andino



For Today

Melissa Matthewson



Today I Fought the Urge

Jane Huffman



The Literary Life of My Vagina

Rolli


Gilda

Robert Long Foreman



Jazlynn

Bob McNeil



Fishing

Elizabeth Tannen


Dependent

J. Michael Wahlgren



Today I Fought the Urge / To Buy a Fish Vertebrate

Today I Fought the Urge / To Buy a Fish Vertebrate

I’ve never been much / for reading / in the dark

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Penthouse Girl

Marley Andino



For Today

Melissa Matthewson



Today I Fought the Urge

Jane Huffman



The Literary Life of My Vagina

Rolli


Gilda

Robert Long Foreman



Jazlynn

Bob McNeil



Fishing

Elizabeth Tannen


Dependent

J. Michael Wahlgren



Fishing

Fishing

A strip of me, between my belly and throat, began to cry out. But I silenced it.

:: more from this issue ::

Penthouse Girl

Marley Andino



For Today

Melissa Matthewson



Today I Fought the Urge

Jane Huffman



The Literary Life of My Vagina

Rolli


Gilda

Robert Long Foreman



Jazlynn

Bob McNeil



Fishing

Elizabeth Tannen


Dependent

J. Michael Wahlgren



The Literary Life of My Vagina

The Literary Life of My Vagina

The first writer I ever slept with stole my watch off the nightstand.

:: more from this issue ::

Penthouse Girl

Marley Andino



For Today

Melissa Matthewson



Today I Fought the Urge

Jane Huffman



The Literary Life of My Vagina

Rolli


Gilda

Robert Long Foreman



Jazlynn

Bob McNeil



Fishing

Elizabeth Tannen


Dependent

J. Michael Wahlgren



Dependent

Dependent

There’s not even a pen, and we all claim to be writers. 

:: more from this issue ::

Penthouse Girl

Marley Andino



For Today

Melissa Matthewson



Today I Fought the Urge

Jane Huffman



The Literary Life of My Vagina

Rolli


Gilda

Robert Long Foreman



Jazlynn

Bob McNeil



Fishing

Elizabeth Tannen


Dependent

J. Michael Wahlgren