Last Blueberries of Summer

Toss a few blueberries in that mimosa  and check out my short story ‘Last Blueberries of Summer’ which was published in the Labor Day issue of Citizen Brooklyn. Happy Labor Day Weekend!

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Photo © Muge Karamanci

Barbecue smoke slips around the bleached curls of her hair as she pops another blueberry between her front teeth. Purple blood pools in the crease of her bottom lip. I’m too close. I lean back and take a swig of beer. Don’t want her to think I’m looking. Don’t want Joanie, over by the pool, to notice either.

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