15? Yup, that’s right. It’s 15. Have a good read. (and as always, thank you for sending in those wonderful stories)
Zeinab’s mother covered her daughter’s eyes through most of Aladdin. She hated the eponym’s mystical companion, the shape-shifter with his feet curled like devil horns. “Djinns!” She would exclaim, “Ghouls of smokeless fire!” Zeinab learned to similarly fear these apparitions that slunk invisibly between worlds. She dreaded the thought of a spectral spectator who could
Jack and Jill went up the hill to fetch water. When they arrive there’s no water, instead a large oil gusher. They run back home and tell their mother. “Mom we’re going to need barrels.” Both cry out. “Don’t be silly and stop playing in the mud.” Said their mother. ~by Denny E. Marshall
“It’s kinda cold; here, you can wear my hat.” “I’m not going to wear your funky Yankees cap while we’re having sex; I’d feel stupid.” “I think I’ll wear your lacey pink bra around my neck like a scarf. Ya know; get in touch with my feminine side. How’s it look? Do I not play the vamp with a certain
Hope you enjoy! And Happy April Fools’ Day!
FOR SALE: One Cubs season ticket. Box seat behind home plate on first base side. My ex-wife will be in the seat to your right. That should be okay because as a Cubs fan, you probably already have a lot of patience. Will consider a trade if you have something of comparable value you want to get rid
This one sure has a diverse collection of stories. Hope you have a good read.
Brooks carved into the wall “Brooks was here.” I never really imagined what that meant until that very moment, even though I had seen The Shawshank Redemption over 30 times, I’m sure. Brooks was here. He came to visit, to check this place out. Then he checked out. Pretty simple and simplistic when I think
Extreme weather persists on planet earth. Not due to climate change. He’s retiring; he wants to go out with a bang, Zeus. ~by Denny Marshall
It’s been a surreal year for us (still can’t believe that a year has passed). Lots of changes are coming up. For now, enjoy our twelfth issue. Cheers!