coming of age

Aces | Fiction

Aces | Fiction

Randy and I stood at the edge of the living room, not putting a toe into the forbidden space. In the early morning dimness, the Christmas tree tinsel fluttered, enticing as sea anemone tentacles in current. “What did Santa bring?” Randy asked. In second grade, a year...
Deep in the Heart of Texas | Nonfiction

Deep in the Heart of Texas | Nonfiction

Everything’s bigger in Texas. Hairstyles. Speed limits. Greenhouse gases. And this cutting board – a recent gift purchased there by my daughter, a born-and-bred Georgia girl with indigo eyes and a penchant for digging up rocks in strange places. A coffee cup bearing...
Dismantling the Confederacy | Book Review

Dismantling the Confederacy | Book Review

A Sin By Any Other Name By Robert W. Lee ISBN: 9780525576389 Convergent Books, Apr 02, 2019 Hardcover: 192 Pages, $25.00 The Tarboro Three By Brian Lampkin SKU: SB2008 Scuppernong Editions 128 Pages, $18.00 Two new works of racial activism from North Carolina provide...
Pride | Fiction

Pride | Fiction

Yes, we have killed people, and they deserved it. We’re poacher hunters, from Frankfort, Kentucky, moved to Africa to work alongside the Big Game Protection Agency. They gave us a gun, a uniform,a four-by-four, and a target. We camp in the desert, crammed in tents....

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