Tagged gender roles

Tomboy

She’s a boy in lace a guy in cotton a son in silk. She’s a gentleman in linen a bloke in wool a chap in leather. She’s a lad in chiffon a dude in nylon a dandy in velvet. She’s a man in polyester a fella in denim a geezer in satin.     ABOUT…

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> I. Out of fuckin’ nowhere, my former jazz instructor appears, crashing out through the back of my closet, chortling aphorisms about when and how to place the beat. He snaps, I paint, and (this is the only sign I get it right) we summon my great-grandmother. Age’s morphed her bat-shit crazy. She appears in…

Arc

Dead Set On running— scabby kneed legs pumping— ratty band aid hanging on her index finger road rash on her elbow yellow jacket sting on her shoulder and hands dirty little fingernails dirty bare feet slapping hot black asphalt heated by the relentless summer sun up one street through a backyard, up a tree, down…