FAMILY HAPPINESS, POST-INDUSTRIAL BY CORA CRUZ 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 40
“They want me dead. I swear to god.” She holds her face up to the shower in front of her husband, rivers of suds between their feet. When they’ve both rinsed off, one parent will hand the two younger children, in assembly line fashion, to the other for the ritual squirming and protesting under the lukewarm water. The kids have been in the garden, and the rivers beneath their bodies turn dark and muddy.
34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 40
FAMILY HAPPINESS, POST-INDUSTRIAL BY CORA CRUZ, HAVING TO CHOOSE BY MILENA PETROVIC, UNTIL THE MORNING COMES BY RICHARD SCHMITT, ALIEN ABDUCTION BY TERESA SUTTON, THE SCHOLAR BY DILLON SEFIC, LONELY AT THE TOP BY DONNA DALLAS, GONE BY BERNIE HAFELI.