Saïd Sayrafiezadeh

Saïd Sayrafiezadeh is the author of When Skateboards Will Be Free: A Memoir (Dial Press Trade Paperback) and Brief Encounters with the Enemy (The Dial Press). He lives in New York.

Fiction / Issue III

Quiet Time

by Saïd Sayrafiezadeh

illustrator Paula Castro

And because these two observations came one right after the other, and because they came right after Thomas Smith had moved to the city, he would forever link attractive sophistication with abject isolation. Read more...

Fiction / Issue VI

Grey Film: Gospel of a Small Town

by Saïd Sayrafiezadeh

illustrator Michael Salu

Johnny is eighteen and doesn’t have any skills except for an uncanny ability to recite the Gospel According to John from memory. Because of this he is sometimes paid to attend religious gatherings to wow the congregation. Read more...