Thursday, May 9, 2013

Do you wanna dance?

Here is the intro to my new piece in catapult magazine

Q: Why are Baptists against sexual intercourse?
A: Because they heard it can lead to dancing.
The joke works because it catches you by surprise. And because you know proper people don’t talk about Baptists and sex in the same setting. It hovers on the razor edge of being ridiculous, while revealing something of reality...

follow this link for the rest of the piece: https://www.catapultmagazine.com/dance--2/article/do-you-wanna-dance

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