Positively Literary

Positively Literary

Eight Haiku

by Frederick Smith Single story homes, Bright orange-red trees of autumn American dream Lump growing larger Waiting in the car outside I am so afraid Electronic Light Images of you and I Passion...

Designers Against AIDS

Designers Against AIDS The First Decade Ludion Publishers Let’s skip to page 118, the start of Ninette Murk’s narrative about how Designers against AIDS (DAA) , the...

Golden Gate Operator Services—1983

Golden Gate Operator Services—1983 When the first one came, I knew there would be more. Some looking at the ground, some with plaintive eyes. Some couldn’t ask,...

Scent of a Woman

Scent of a Woman For days I touched you, your moist feverish skin, rubbed your swollen saffron limbs with almond-scented oil. I breathed prayers rhythmically to the hypnotic sound of the...

a small victory

a small victory It is three weeks after being told of his newly risen counts, two weeks after my official undetectable diagnosis, and the first time we’ve returned to making truly passionate love. We...

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