SPENT [Story] by Misti Rainwater-Lites

I’d spent the skirt in at least a dozen different ways since receiving it in the mail last Saturday. Did I ask for this weird surprise package with no note? I did not. My cousin, the one I can’t stand, sent it right after Christmas. We haven’t spoken in two or three years. I blockedContinue reading SPENT [Story] by Misti Rainwater-Lites”

Since You Stopped Taking My Calls Listen To This by Misti Rainwater-Lites

I don’t hate you for giving me shit when my grandfather died. I don’t hate you for still owing me $400. I don’t hate you for the lousy sex and the no afterglow. I kind of resent you for thinking you can do better than me, for slobbering all over hot ass bitches at Facebook.Continue reading “Since You Stopped Taking My Calls Listen To This by Misti Rainwater-Lites”

CHEEROTICA [Sonnet] by Kristin Garth

Pink Litter 14/7 A virgin nerd my senior year, afraid of boys, ashamed to cheer. Routines remade in my bedroom in rolled up skirts and braids, a dad that looms. Fantasy never fades. I never wore a uniform though plaid’s a princess I adored. A home too bad for me to stay, a naked nymphContinue reading “CHEEROTICA [Sonnet] by Kristin Garth”