Il 4 luglio by Marguerite Feitlowitz

BOMB 11 Winter 1985
011 Winter 1985

Short story by Marguerite Feitlowitz. Excerpted from Rosalie. Read the ammended version here in BOMB #12, Spring 1985.

Il 4 luglio, 1924 by Marguerite Feitlowitz
nobody checks their voicemails anymore not even detectives by Sasha Fletcher
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Jimmy, it’s your girl. The one at the desk whom you pay a living wage. This is what could be known as a wake-up call if we were the sort of people who relied upon others to remind us of our tasks.

5CREENSTARS by Andrew E. Colarusso

from The Sovereign

from The Selected Works of Abdullah (the Cossack) by H. M. Naqvi

One afternoon during the Holy Month, I have that indistinct but unmistakable sensation that I am being followed.

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BOMB 11, Winter 1985

Ralph Humphrey, John Jesurun, art by David Salle, Eric Fischl, writing by Luc Sante, Kimiko Hahn, Tim Dlugos, and more.

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011 Winter 1985