I felt as if I had been given the cheat code to life.
VISION BOARD BY MEIKKO LEE 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 107
You’re telling me I had the power to change my life from the vampire-sucking scam of an occupation that is public education? Sign me up.
It was a home run, sure. But it was more than that.
THE POUTRE POND POKE BY GREG GIORGIO 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 107
I’ll never forget the amazing spectacle, the ecstatic, wondrous moment of Mark Massaroni’s mighty, magical home run ball.
But you have no soul.
THE UNBEARABLE WEARINESS OF THE MIDLIFE WOMAN BY AMANDA MARPLES 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 107
She avoided thinking, but that did not stop an inner voice that prattled on, that she could not silence. What for? Who for?
Don’t I live here any more?
HOMECOMING BY JOE HERRERA 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 107
Answer the fucking door bitch? Maybe she’s not at home. But she knows I’m coming. Maybe I said Sunday and not Saturday. But I’m sure I said Saturday. What if she didn’t get the email? She must have got it. She didn’t answer it.
34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 107
VISION BOARD BY MEIKKO LEE, THE POUTRE POND POKE BY GREG GIORGIO, SUNFLOWERS BY HARRY HAWKE, HOMECOMING BY JOE HERRERA, THE UNBEARABLE WEARINESS OF THE MIDLIFE WOMAN BY AMANDA MARPLES.