Posts Tagged ‘comic book’

Robber’s Dance: The Butch Matson Story (R)

He never told Father Cleary to go fuck himself and this was, for the majority of his life, one of his top two greatest regrets – the other being a hankering for smothered pork chops one summer night in ’38, but we’ll get to that in due course. Butch’s restraint in regards to the old […]

The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man in Line at the DMV (PG)

I look at their faces and I pity them and I envy them and I know more than anything that I can’t be one of them. Not any­more. Still, I can wait in line with the best of them. It’s a skill like any other. Like whistling or making macaroni and cheese or de­signing a […]

Where the Black-Eyed Susans Grow (PG)

Jonathan ran the fingers of his right hand over his uniform’s breast pocket to reassure himself that the glasses were still there. They were a new and absolutely necessary addition to his life, but he couldn’t get used to them. Ugly things. However, he couldn’t find it in his heart to complain when he considered […]