Billy was somewhat ashamed of his father, embarrassed some as well, at his father's now lethargic and flabby body. He decided that his ass would be the new target.
Nick Ostdick is a fiction writer from Chicago. He is the author of the novel Sunbeams and Cigarettes (Publish America 2005) and the forthcoming chapbook of short stories Periscopes (RAGAD Books). He also edits/publishes RAGAD, an online/print lit-mag, and his short works have appeared in Word Riot, THE2NDHAND, The Beat, Wandering Army, and others.