account_circle by Jedediah Smith
Jedediah Smith is a former teacher of literature, mythology, and history at City College of San Francisco. His poetry has been published in California Quarterly, Ekphrastic Review, Mojave River Review, and Chiron Review. His new chapbook, The Gunslinger in Technicolor, was published this year by Mount Diablo Books.


Learning to Dance

Issue No. 280 ~ September, 2020

A young boy kept his neighbor’s foot under his bed. It lay among the dust bunnies, idle, bereft, still wearing its oxblood leather shoe. The boy had not forgotten the foot, but he rarely took it out to look at anymore. The boy had stolen …