September 29, 2017

A Stain in the Shape of a Cigarette Burn

After Kim Yideum

Had my Mother known both of her daughters would be childless & queer/Would she have found the last wire hanger/Riverside, California/Put on her stiletto heels and Passion-Pink lipstick/& found another man to Step-...

August 9, 2017

     When I was 24 years old, my mother died the same day I almost told her I was gay.  You know the cliché “If I come out to my parents, they’ll just die?” In my case, it almost happened. Well, it did happen that she died shortly after I almost told her, so that part...

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