Fifty and Bored

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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 kaywhyelleee.tumblr.com, but don't feel like you have to. More from this author →