About death

I had a good business there on the waning ends of the Missouri, teaching would-be-wagoners about death. Here in the young city of Saint Charles,…

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Well alone

It had been weeks now since sharing the bed had gone from necessity against the night’s cold towards an air of embrace. We had both…

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The Moment

Where were you at the moment when your sexuality became part of your adult good self and not something to find a private place to…

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Carol

I walked into the apartment, pulling my key from the doorknob. I crossed the lushly carpeted living room and thats when my feet made the…

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jubilant

“I don’t even remember taking this shot,” he said incredulously, “It’s beautiful and almost frighteningly perfect. My assistant thought it was photoshop until I showed…

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artifacts

I like toys. No not that kind, well yes that kind but that’s another story. I like playful toys. Bobble-heads seem to dominate as well…

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Cinema

“Nothing worth doing is every easy,” my father used to volley at me, in between puffs on his pipe, “You need to realize that approaching…

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malaise

It was a strange kind of cool October morning. As Big Ben chimed 6am so proudly across the Thames, you could almost see the fog…

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Quiet

You could hear the afternoon rains echo in from the alley behind the theater. Curses in French from the house master echoed in when people…

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Come Sunday

“Whatchya doin’?” “Watching the Superbowl!” “You warned me when we met that you would always be the butch one, and you’ve never proved me wrong.”…

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Floor Show

“Fluffy Puppy, you’re the one!,” he sang to the little dog in the sink getting a bubble bath,” The one that makes bathtime so much…

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Ho Ho Ho

The silence and wonderment that the first snow creates made the early morning crime all the more unsettling. Sticking out from behind the dumpster like…

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no.

A few dvds, a pair of earphones, and some neatly folded tshirts and underwear sat there. Every night when I came home the small box…

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unrepentant reflection

टायर टायर, उज्ज्वल जलते हुए, रात के जंगलों में; क्या अमर हाथ या आंख, तुम्हारी भयानक समरूपता को चौड़ा कर सकता है (Tyger Tyger, burning…

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4th of

We celebrated our own unique independence in the dark alley away from the summer revelry. I ran his shirt up, exploring his firm muscles and…

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Nap

“That was the hubby,” he said setting the phone down on the table, “Just reminding me that we wanted to nap before the dyke march…

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Arata

She was on the beach – surrounded by friends. They caught me looking, and their laughter disappeared to giggles behind their hands. She gazed back…

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Tempest

He’d come up the path seeking forgiveness, only to hear impenetrable, uncomfortable silence. The kind that tears into the soul laying all it’s faults to…

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WombMates

Reimagine the womb as this rocking New York high rise apartment. Lots of space, unlimited food. Two men having these long conversations together. They’d play…

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Chia

“He’s so hairy he should be wearing a full body hair net. I think he should have to manscape before before working over food.” “I…

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Magic

The sunrise spread over the urban meadow as he walked quietly along behind his cart. His brown clothes hung like Buddhist monk’s robes. This one…

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