Paula Ashe’s WE ARE HERE TO HURT EACH OTHER is the exquisitely demented lovechild of Pascal Laugier’s Martyrs, Clive Barker, and VC Andrews.
The gun crisis in America is so severe that people would actually have a child elsewhere with solid gun regulations, just not here. That notion is staggering.
A lyrical, magical realism short story I wrote in 2004 about love, loss, trauma, and healing.
Another disturbing piece of flash fiction I wrote in 2012 about the Republican notion of “legitimate rape,” seen through to a terrible conclusion.
The overuse of “triggered” incorrectly is worsening mental health crises for people with PTSD.