The Fiction Issue 2013
Bitches Be Writing: A History
Here's a look at some famous writers who just happened to have tits.
Out of the Pens of Babes
Unedited writing from up-and-coming young authors – from when they were much younger.
We sat in the recliners. I drank coffee. Sometimes I stuck my finger down my throat.
I didn’t mean to make a baby with Scott in the closet, on ecstasy.
Case Study 2: Recognition of the Self
When Christopher arrived for his first assessment he was not like a normal eight-year-old boy.
As a child, Claire was a liar.
Take it from me, watch out for the dental schools.
Candy with Knives
Candice took a lot of drugs, but most of them came with the approval of the DEA.
I suppose it was in Korea where I learned to be alone.
A Teacher and Her Student
Marilynne Robinson was my fourth and final workshop instructor at the Iowa Writers’ Workshop.
The third time we had sex, Paul said, “I want to make you pregnant.”
“Would things be different if I were 18?”