Flesh and Blood by Karen Stefano The boy stands before the mirror, the blankness of his own face a canvas, something to crave, to desecrate. Fingernails scratch, puncture, strip away fragments of flesh. Blood trickles. Pain like a caress.
Afternoon Bites: Nick Mamatas Interviewed, Masatsugu Ono, Rebecca Mead Nonfiction, Julia Dixon Evans, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Nick Mamatas and Julia Dixon Evans, new writing by Rebecca Mead, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Tsitsi Dangaremba, Yoko Tawada’s Latest, Revisiting “The Atomic Cafe,” Rachel Lyon Interviewed, and More
In our afternoon reading: an excerpt from Tsitsi Dangaremba’s new novel, new writing by Karen Stefano, an interview with Rachel Lyon, and more.