I stared at that pee stick and thought…“Oh wow…ok…
I guess this is it. Here we go again.” My face was a blank.

 

How I Learned to Manage An Emotional Pregnancy BY AJIRI AKI 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 39

Come not between the dragon and his wrath. Did I have wrath? I wasn’t sure. Did I have anything?

Feminist Capitulation of Lizards by Liz Fyne 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 39

I’m just out here tryna get mine in a world where the love of money trumps the love of humanity.

 

MAN IN THE MIRROR BY OSCAR BRUCE 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 39

The Djinn by Jan Alexander
34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 39

Twice she’d jinxed someone she loved.

MY LIFE IN SCARS BY KW OXNARD
34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 39

Grounded. Forced to live utterly in the present, to be in one place.

34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 39

 

HOW I LEARNED TO MANAGE
AN EMOTIONAL PREGNANCY

AJIRI AKI

THE DJINN

JAN ALEXANDER

MAN IN THE MIRROR

OSCAR BRUCE

FEMINIST CAPITULATION
OF LIZARDS

LIZ FYNE

JANIE AND THE TAIYAKI MAN

KAREN BREMER MASUDA;

MY LIFE IN SCARS

KW OXNARD

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JANIE AND THE TAIYAKI MAN BY KAREN BREMER MASUDA 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 39

So you get to go to heaven for giving an American a taiyaki because America and Japan were once enemies? Is that right?

The thing is, I don’t need you, Richie. I just need your legs.

THEN ONE DAY YOU GIVE A GUY YOUR LEGS BY JENNAFER D'ALVIA 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 32

He whisper-sings the punch line. Toot toot, peanut butter.
MILK’S ABOUT TO SOUR BY AMY PURCELL 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 14

How did I get here, to this bar, to this seat, laughing with you, a man whose conversation is burnt toast sticking to the roof of my mouth.

 

 

RED PARROT FISH BY REBECCA DIMYAN 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 38