Fifty and Bored


I’m going to eat my breakfast, then I’m going to go write up my murder report on two beefs, and then I’m going to fill out my usual nothing-happened-this-week report and send it to the state of Wyoming to be filed with the rest of such reports.

Percival Everett shares “The Day Comes,” a story from his upcoming collection, Half an Inch of Water, on The Offing. A chilling portrait of a man in his golden year, rusting.

Kyle Williams is a student at Brooklyn College, studying creative writing and literature. You can find more from him on Tumblr at, but don't feel like you have to. More from this author →