Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Apocalyptic Love Story

-for Susan

"I am the parasite of this town." - Nick Drake

The world ended the day we met, so we decided to take it slow. You were soft and sweet, and I, I was just doing my damnedest not to let this fledgling apocalypse get the best of me.

In the coffee shop, when you asked, “Where are you from?” I thought to myself, “What does it matter?” but answered, “The South,” even though it was already under a million–trillion grams of sea water. You batted your sympathetic eyes, and later, much later, maybe months later, not even in a coffee shop but lying on an unmade bed, I emptied out my entire messenger bag of yesterday's bad news.

Read the rest at The Ear Hustler: http://www.earhustlermag.com/issue4/4miller.html

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

New publication today!!


A full-length short story (6 pages!) titled "Apocalyptic Love Story" has been accepted by the Ear Hustler Magazine!

Check it out!

Friday, February 18, 2011

New Publication!

Go to the Metazen home page to find my story "Pistachios" placed conveniently on the right: