Michael Zimmerman is a writer of short stories and poetry, as well as a high school English teacher in the South Bronx. His other works appear in Wilde Magazine and Coachella. He finds inspiration and ideas from the people and places he loves. He lives in New York City with his partner and their cat.
The wind hissed through the cracks in the room Matt and I shared, and dogs filled our family’s nights with howls. We lived, back then, in a small apartment towards the far North end of Philadelphia, past Oak Lane and Kennisington, called Northeast Philly. It was 1995— the year Northeast made the news for having […]