S. C. Johnston

S. C. Johnston is a graduate of the University of Iowa and has an MFA in Critical Studies from Cal Arts. “Bodies Turn Cold” is an excerpt of creative non-fiction from her pseudo-memoir Let Me Ride.

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S. C. Johnston

Bodies Turn Cold

Tom washed dishes where I worked while he was on work-release from the Ottumwa Residential Facility after serving 7 out of a 10 year sentence for manslaughter. Allegedly involuntary. That’s mean. It was completely involuntary, but that is beside the point.

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