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(c) 2017, Livingston Woolf. In my teens, my parents dragged me from specialist to specialist. They were ashamed of my “perversion” as my enlightened father called it. Ultimately, they dragged me to an endocrinologist who put me through a battery of tests. Mom and dad were shocked when they heard the doctor’s report “There’s an […]
(c) 2017, Michael Ampersant This wasn’t my first time, not even in Florence, but it’s my shtick, if you will. I’ve taken up position on the steps of the Loggia della Signoria, squatting between the statues of Cellini’s Perseus and Fedi’s Rape of the Polyxena. I’m not a prostitute, but I’m a slut with […]
(c) 2017, Andre DeCuir When Brendan was 16, his parents got divorced and sent him to therapy. He saw Dr. Bill for about a year and then stopped, maybe because his mother got tired of being the only one to take him there. Brendan’s father moved into a trailer park along the Baton Rouge highway, […]
Monthly Archives: September 2013
Victor Banis has been a friend and supporter of Wilde Oats and its predecessor Forbidden Fruit since our earliest days. Here’s an interview with him in Out Magazine. And you can read our interview with him, back in August 2010, … Continue reading
We’ve been busy uploading stories from the archives. And …. ta-da! … all the stories from our promo issue, way back in January 2009 have been uploaded. You can read the whole of our very first issue here. The … Continue reading
“The Frenchman” by Anel Viz appeared in our 9th issue (December 2011). Canada in the 1830s: A clerk for the Hudson’s Bay Company takes an interest in a gruff fur trapper and the half-breed boy who lives with him.
Originally posted on Gay Flash Fiction:
We sat here, on this, our porch, all those balmy evenings. Not talking, no need to really, no need to do nothin’. Anyhow, we were usually too tired to talk after such long hard…