By Erika Eckart.
“Whether high or hoping to get high, he perches on the end of the couch, clutching a pillow folded in half, the weight of his body impossibly projecting forward as if pulled by the screen, an ever-alert gargoyle.”
Sofa by Luca Cecioni.
The Blood Pudding – December 22, 2020
Erika Eckart is the author of the tyranny of heirlooms, a chapbook of interconnected prose poems, (Sundress Publications, 2008). Her writing has appeared in Double Room, Ghost Ocean, Quarter After Eight, Quick Fiction and Quiditty, and elsewhere. She is a High School English Teacher in Oak Park, IL where she lives with her husband and two children.
Artwork: Luca Cecioni is an Italian artist. His work is inspired by vintage photos, the colors and atmosphere of the 50s, the interiors of domestic environments and the banal. You can buy his work here.