Tassity Johnson is from Houston, Texas, and lives in Washington, D.C. She has previously been published in the Brooklyn Rail.
Market BasketBy Tassity Johnson
The voice in Tassity Johnson's original short story, "Market Basket" is instantly captivating. The story's protagonist, Yvette, is caustic, funny, poetic, and vulnerable. It's an unconventional love story, to say the least, unlike any other I've read, and you won't see the ending coming.
KidsBy Tassity Johnson
Our original short story this month features three characters caught in a love-triangle, engaged in a violent struggle. The story unfurls in one sentence, the form of “Kids” perfectly mirroring the breathless desperation of its characters.