The Tragedy of Joselito

Death at a Bullfight

The boy woke up especially early. It was a hot autumn day and the last day of the Talavera de la Reina bullfighting season. He had devoted the entire season doing an assortment of jobs so he could buy a ticket for today’s spectacle. His hero, Joselito, would be in the ring and he would not miss it.



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Matt Flick

Writer of short fiction and creative non-fiction. Native of New York City. Part time Graphic Designer.