Life (Or Something)

Holly Sargis, Victim of the Great Plains

Here’s my first post on the blog that Kyle and I started, Hipster Shampoo.

Hipster Shampoo

(Spoiler alert.)

A few days ago, Kyle made me watch Badlands (1973), a film as surreal as only a bored, lonely fifteen-year-old girl’s dream could be.

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“Hair” (Fall 2017) – Part 1

To celebrate tomorrow’s launch of Mangrove Journal‘s winter 2017 issue, here’s part of the story I wrote that wormed its way in. It’s incredibly long, so I’ll post it in two segments. This also happens to be the first part of my novella, Take of My Body. So to be dramatic: without further ado, I present my dearest story, “Hair.” Continue reading