In the silence just before the grounds open and the show begins, Lil’ Nettie can hear the far off whistle of a Memphis-bound freight train clattering its progress through Vicksburg. In the city,there are laws about decency. The show sets up outside the limits to keep away from the laws and, at eleven, the roughies… [Read More]
Emily Alford is currently pursuing her PhD at Florida State University. Her fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Barely South, The McNeese Review, and Trigger.