Short Stories 365/252

“Storyville 1910” by Jewelle Gomez from Saints & Sinners 2010: New Fiction from the Festival (Queer Mojo). We’re taking a small detour because the next story up in Night Shadows and this one are both part of The Gilda Stories. I skipped reviewing this story in...

Short Stories 365/13

“Mr. Lonely” by Greg Herren, Saints & Sinners 2010: New Fiction from the Festival (Queer Mojo). It took David almost two years to re-adjust to living alone after his partner Matt broke things off and moved out. Jeffrey is a younger man who walks past David’s...

Short Stories 365/12

“The Kid” by Steve Scott, Saints & Sinners 2010: New Fiction from the Festival (Queer Mojo). The titular character of this piece is being interviewed about his role in a tragic recent event. Very quickly, it becomes apparent that he is a sociopath, and this is...

Short Stories 365/10

“The Last Excursion” by Jess Wells, Saints & Sinners 2010: New Fiction from the Festival (Queer Mojo). This story is a treatise on fatherhood. The main character has had ample opportunity to be a father to a bevy of children, some biologically his, some related to...

Short Stories 365/9

“Ondine” by Wayne Lee Gay from Saints & Sinners 2010: New Fiction from the Festival (Queer Mojo). This story took first place in the contest the Saints & Sinners 2010: New Fiction from the Festival (Queer Mojo) anthology documents, and it’s easy to see why....