I wish I could pop a balloon right now— welcome to Issue 2.
What of what the cat, in its curiosity, killed?
One comic by Caoimhe Harlock.
I STILL GO OUT EVERY NIGHT DETERMINED TO COME BACK BRUISED.
Chasing Magic: Ayodele Casel, filmed by Kurt Csolak and directed by Torya Beard, New York City, opens by briefly focusing on a Twyla Tharp quote painted on the brick exterior of the Joyce Theater: Art is the only way to run away without leaving home, a quote that has new resonance in these times of isolation and lockdown amid the ever-evolving COVID-19 pandemic.
Above the North Atlantic, his lola miles away––her endless hands his face hasn’t fallen into since ‘03, a red hibiscus perched on her windowsill he’s forgotten the scent of.
Two hybrid pieces by Sara Elkamel.
I dust my hands and shoes with ash for comfort and protection
Spooked by his softness, he fled to the forest.
Consider the quotidian horrors—this life your 80s sitcom with a laugh-track, the audience who knows how this ends.