account_circle by Mary Bess Dunn
Mary Bess Dunn is a Professor of Teaching & Learning at Tennessee State University in Nashville, TN. She has only recently started sharing her fiction.



Issue No. 21 ~ February, 1999

Mother tucked her ample stomach up under her navel. She rolled the flesh from just above the edge of her pubic area to directly beneath her laboriously hollowed out midriff. My tongue swabbed at its dry cavity as I watched her move out of the …