Ruth Crossman

Ruth is a community educator and Pushcart-nominated author. Her work has appeared in publications including sPARKLE&bLINK, MaximumRocknRoll and Litro. Her first chapbook, All the Wrong Places, is forthcoming from Naked Bulb Press. She was born and raised in Berkeley and currently lives in Oakland, California. You can find out more information about her on her website, ruthcrossman.com

Reptilia

Oakland, California, writer Ruth Crossman ("The Shoes") returns to The Fabulist with a new exploration the dilemma of living in a body that doesn't always share society's expectations for it. Her tongue hasn't always been ...

The Shoes

My feet have always been bigger than hers. Just like she's always had better hair and less of a weight problem. She gets it all from her mom I guess. That's what's funny, I'm the ...