Author: Gianna Russo

Examining the Cannon

Issue 1 | Fall 2017 |

  Tampa Bay Hotel, 1898 How gingerly they rest their hands on its barrel, the solid heft of it. How familiar they seem in its presence, like crowding around an old patriarch. One fellow with the look of a soldier slouches beside it easily as lounging in the sun. He savors his cigarette, daydreams about …