Tag: Roger McKnight


“WE’RE STILL SLAVES, FOLKS. Our owners just removed the chains from our legs and wrapped them around our minds,” Anselmo Washington said, careful to temper his tone. A black Mississippian born and bred to the plantation, as he described himself, he stood on his steamy front porch, hat in hand, and spoke to the white

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HOPEFUL MONSTERS: Paperback & Ebook available now!

HOPEFUL MONSTERS PAPERBACK & EBOOK AVAILABLE NOW! “Roger McKnight is a very slick writer with an incredibly quirky sensibility. Miss him at your own peril.” – Mark SaFranko – Author of Hating Olivia, Lounge Lizard, God Bless America, Dirty Work, and The Suicide “Roger McKnight is an extremely talented writer, and among his many gifts

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FICTION: ‘Iago’ by Roger McKnight

Nick Meier had just fenced some canned fruit at Jolly Jim’s for three teens of crack. That was enough to start a high with, so he revved his pickup and tooled out onto Lake Street. Off work tomorrow, he reminded himself, savoring how great it sounded. Still, he would’ve felt better if a couple things

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