CL Bledsoe

CL Bledsoe's latest poetry collection is Trashcans in Love. His latest novel is The Funny Thing About.... He lives in northern Virginia with his daughter and blogs, with Michael Gushue, at

I set candles for points and poured out a pentagram. There was usually a sacrifice. I had some leftover Popeye’s chicken, so I set the box in the center. In movies, the teenagers who inadvertently summon demons are usually drunk. I hadn’t taken my meds yet. That was the best I could do.

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