Nobody will love you, because they don't
want to be called a pervert for it.
It is tempting, it is flickering and recycled
and fleeting, the moon's curtain fanfare -
take these superglue sutures to
fuck shut your sores;
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Photo by Jenna Solderling. Illustrations by Teddy Salazar

0. Preface

Ghosts is the topic for this issue of The Sick Muse. The prompt is figurative. As such, a decent, responsible member of the community to which the publication caters, …