Earth is the Mother of Metal by Jane Gregorie - Acacia Blackwell

"Metal is autumn and grief and weeping and the color white and the mother of Water."

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Dear Gramps, You Short Angry Bastard by Tom Griffen - Acacia Blackwell

"You slipped into a childhood brogue and cried your little green eyes out like a baby."

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Obsessed with Obsession by Vanessa Salemi - Acacia Blackwell

"The stove needs to be checked thirty more times or your mother will artlessly burst into flames."

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Larf by Hobie Anthony - Acacia Blackwell

"The end results of human endeavors don't often live up to expectations..."

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My New Friend by Jessica Wadleigh - Acacia Blackwell

The anxiety that I felt over my gender identity was always latent, ready to present itself at a moment’s notice.

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His Name Was Abe by Joanna Rose - Acacia Blackwell

"I was 19, thought I was in love, knew I was in over my head..."

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