BLACK WARRIOR REVIEW ONLINE
THE UGLY BOYFRIEND
by Brandi Wells, 2018
The curtains buzz like wet white sugar. Outside, past the bald neighbor’s garage, past his school-bound children, the morning sun moves on a set of leaves.
Best believe I’m only alive in places
Page 1: Know your product
1. The eye of god.
2. Insert message to the beyond here.
3. A shape contains us / we are shape containers.
matured, aged, we only want the sweet inners, protection deshelled, demembraned, discarded.
Editor and Designer Jiaming Tang
Editorial Team Josh Brandon & Kelsey Nuttall