account_circle by Clayton Truscott
Clayton Truscott is a South African writer, based in Portland, Oregon. He has a Master's in Creative Writing from the University of Cape Town. His work has appeared in New Contrast Literary Journal, The Surfer's Journal, Sharp, Bartleby Snopes, The James Franco Review, and others.


Jacob’s Baby

Issue No. 230 ~ July, 2016

We hadn’t seen Jake and Wendy in over two years, since our engagement party at the Gooney Bird. It was one hundred and thirteen degrees that day. Crippling heat for Northern California. They sat alone on the far side of the beer garden, under a …