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December 1998

The Premier Issue of Literal Latté
Appeared in NYC — June 1994


Pictures in the Mud By Kay Sloan

One afternoon in late June, my three year old daughter skipped out of her playhouse with her toy telephone in hand and announced, “Mamaw has a new brother! And we have a new uncle! And he wants to talk to you! He’s sick….”

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Four and Twenty Blackbirds: Resurrection Pie By Jane Character

Curse the invisibility of piemakers,
they’re obscured by modest aprons, tarty
bakery cases and the grandmotherly virtue
of being dead.[…]

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