Two Cables to Kansas City
Sinister but handsome Lex, amateur boxer, holds powerful sway over
young girls. But succumbs to the charms of Mamie or Mimi de
Coeur and her mesmerists. Her strange talents still famous to lovers of
the exotic across Parisian hot spots. I feel awful about
a rotten shame.
Joanna Howard is the author of ON THE WINDING STAIR, a collection of stories. She teaches at Brown University.
Detail of watercolor on main page courtesy
of Naomi Garson.
Detail of watercolor on main page courtesy of Naomi Garson.