Author Archives: Jarrett Haley

Forty-Five Minutes of Unstoppable Rock

Forty-Five Minutes of Unstoppable Rock

Fiction by

“We come in a rental car, white or black or silver, and we bring with us the “Notice to Quit” and the lawsuit. Sometimes the houses are empty, the owner gone with the foreclosure notice. They slink away to another place to forget this place and these timesmore

The Darkest Shade of Twilight

The Darkest Shade of Twilight

Fiction by

The sky reflected the sepia tint of Troy’s eyes as he unscrewed the cap of his flat pint whiskey bottle and ran it under his nose to smell the burn of fumes before knocking back a swallow. more

BULL ON TAP: BUDWEISER (AKA “AMERICA”)

BULL ON TAP: BUDWEISER (AKA “AMERICA”)

- by

we prefer our patriotism cold, pale and mass-produced…more

Scoot When You See the Boom-Boom Boots

Scoot When You See the Boom-Boom Boots

The Weekender by

“Boom-Boom stands in the full-length and gives his soft nose a honk: it’s time to get zanymore

Spundalé

Spundalé

Salad Days Revisited by

“What does spundalé mean?” the cashier asked. I really didn’t know what it meant, and to tell him the rules wouldn’t have gotten me my stuff back. “I don’t know,” I said and skulked out of the door.more

The BULL Interview: Curtis Dawkins

The BULL Interview: Curtis Dawkins

BULL Interview by

“It’s easy to generalize and say the men in prison are representative of the uneducated, no-good, downright evil male. But of course it isn’t that simple more

Pinball and PDA

Pinball and PDA

Fiction by

“I dressed up tonight, plump flesh pressed into fishnet stockings like a juicy, punk rock ham. Fresh from Kentuckymore

BULL ON TAP: STEEL RESERVE 211

BULL ON TAP: STEEL RESERVE 211

- by

Its 24-ounce presence sends shudders of teenage nausea throughout the room…more

On Charles Bukowski

On Charles Bukowski

Essay by

Not every angel is going to come with a halo. Some are going to come carrying a sword and some a snake and some a bottle of port…more

BULL ON TAP: SHOCK TOP PUMPKIN

BULL ON TAP: SHOCK TOP PUMPKIN

- by

…like drinking a regular Shock Top out of a fetid Jack-o-lantern.more