Even though the summer customers were the worst, always impatient on their way west to the places of her dreams, she envied them....more
Matthew Kirkpatrick is the author of Light Without Heat (FC2) and The Exiles (Ricochet Editions). His writing has appeared recently in The Electronic Literature Collection, Vol 3., Puerto del Sol, The Believer Logger, Denver Quarterly, and elsewhere. He is an assistant professor at Eastern Michigan University where he teaches innovative fiction and new media. He can be found online at www.mattkirkpatrick.com.