Before you meet him, you are already getting into cars with strangers and hoping you come out the other side. You are smoking cigarettes down to your thumbs and chewing spearmint gum you’ve bummed from men you met at Pins & Needles Bowling Alley, the VFW bar. “Man of my dreams,” you say to Amber… [Read More]
Christa Romanosky is a writer and educator from Northern Appalachia. She currently teaches and develops creative writing and STEM curricula for the Gelfand Center at Carnegie Mellon University. Recent work has appeared in The Massachusetts Review, Glimmer Train, Hotel Amerika, Crazyhorse, and elsewhere.