Summer after chlorine saturated summer we pretended we were cholitas, twelve year old lambs in disguise. I wore swap-meet Adidas breakaways over unshaved legs and blue gray Venice Dolphin’s swimsuit. Seventeen, our lieutenant, tiptoed lightly, a damp towel tightly wrapped around her curves, sang Mariah Carey’s Fantasy. She’s Mary’s baby, her…
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Featuring: Issue 106, published April 2023, features works of poetry, flash fiction, short nonfiction, and photography by Elizabeth Curley, Johanna DeMay, Alan Elyshevitz, J.V. Foerster, Lena N. Gemmer, Kimberly Goode, Ken Haas, John Robert Harvey, Gloria Heffernan, Ken Hines, Richard Holinger, Kate Hopper, Jennifer Randall Hotz, Michael Hower, DB Jonas, Eun Seo Kim, Cyn Kitchen, Mary Dean Lee, Paul Macomber, Victoria Melekian, Jahin Claire Oh, Hari B Parisi, Min Sung Park, Julia Poole, Paul Rabinowitz, Caroline Reddy, Lisa Rigge, Jim Ross, Yujin Suh, Ron Theel, Cristina Trapani-Scott, and Joan M. White.
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