Leaf~Land Journal – Page 2 – The Literary Journal of Leaf~Land Press

When Harry Met Holden

Modern literature doesn't have anybody quite like Holden, the chain smoking fuck-up who goes on a three-day bender and ogles a MILF on a train and gets his ass kicked by a pimp. Not exactly a model citizen, but consider the alternative.

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Chasing the Buzz

Irma carefully put the vodka in the valley of her thighs, the neck of the bottle extending from her knee caps like a high dive hoisted above the dark chasm of Lexi's floorboards.

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Slim Got Him

You take your average male ballerina in your average high school in America and you can bet that the day after he appears in front of the entire school in tights something awful is going to happen. But it didn't play out that way.

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Cemetery Celebrity

Everyday at dawn and dusk, she’d go to the cemetery. She liked the crack of shells beneath her feet as she walked between the marble headstones and palm trees. Everything was white. The casket was tiny, and so was the tombstone, which people seemed to like.

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