Tuesday, 8 September 2015

Boy Princess

FLAPPERHOUSE have featured my story online as the "grand finale" of their summer issue.

You can read it here!

A few people have asked me what indeed this is all about. This story was born of three things:

1. The Richard Brautigan quote, "The man who owned the bookstore was not magic. He was not a three-legged crow on the dandelion side of the mountain"

2. Watching a boy dress up for Gay Pride in tiny lace and stupid tattoos, and feeling my heart go kabooom

3. An abiding obsession with picking scabs