Category Archives: Humor

Hell of a Town: Cafes, by Catherine Northington

This was going to be a piece about pigeons. Oh, God, this was going to be a piece about pigeons—and I sat down here, in Vineapple Cafe, to write about pigeons. But Fate intervened. Vineapple has typically provided respite from the more rough-and-tumble spots jammed

Purgatory by Paulina Ferrante: Cat Boner

My phone buzzes. I answer as I step out into the hallway: “Hi there, how is Jack Bird doing?” Luckily, I had a five minute break during my final workshop of the semester to pee and sip tea. Peter tapped my shoulder. I turn around