Can you paint my nails, the way you did for your daughter, though I am not your daughter but I can be anything.
Nic Rueth is a writer and editor. They are a curriculum editor at the Great Books Foundation and the reviews editor-at-large at Another Chicago Magazine. They mainly write about books and gay stuff. You can find them on Twitter @nic_rueth or at nicrueth.com.
image: “Envy Pleading”: Edward Michael Supranowicz is the grandson of Irish and Russian/Ukrainian immigrants. He grew up on a small farm in Appalachia. He has a grad background in painting and printmaking. Some of his artwork has recently or will soon appear in Fish Food, Streetlight, Another Chicago Magazine, The Door Is a Jar, The Phoenix, and other journals. Edward is also a published poet.