"These Are the Fables" by Amelia Gray
Recommended by CLMP
Issue No. 51
WE WERE IN THE PARKING LOT OF A DUNKIN’ DONUTS IN BEAUMONT, TX when I told Kyle that I was pregnant. I figured I’d rather be out under God as I announced the reason for all my illness and misery.
I said to him, Well shit. Guess we’re having a baby.
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About the Author
Amelia Gray is the author of three works of fiction: AM/PM (featherproof books), Museum of the Weird (FC2) and Threats (Farrar, Straus, and Giroux), for which she was named a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award.
About the Guest Editor
For 46 years, the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses has provided technical assistance to and advocated on behalf of independent literary publishers. CLMP guides literature through the business of publishing and engages diverse communities of readers through a variety of public programs. For information about membership, please visit http://www.clmp.org/.
“These Are the Fables” originally appeared in Hobart and is reprinted by permission of the Author. © 2013 by Amelia Gray. All rights reserved by the Author.
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