Cover Photo: A costume mask that depicts an old man with gray hair and wrinkles:
Photograph by Jeff Tumale/Unsplash

Halloween 1998, Old Man with Old Wife

Obviously, I cannot be the old woman. Obviously, I cannot be the woman.

The Natural Mother of the Child, a memoir by Krys Malcolm Belc, is out from Counterpoint Press. Get a copy here.

Krys Malcolm Belc is the author of The Natural Mother of the Child: A Memoir of Nonbinary Parenthood. His essays have been featured in Granta, Brevity, The Rumpus, and elsewhere. Krys lives in Philadelphia with his partner and their three young children. 

Photo credit Mark Likosky.