An Excerpt from The Be-Everything! Brothers by Matthew Pitt


Matthew Pitt has published two fiction collections: These Are Our Demands (Midwest Book Award winner); and the Autumn House Prize-winning Attention Please Now. These pieces are part of a third: Be-Everything! & More (novella and stories). Individual stories can be found in Epoch, BOMB, Oxford American, Cincinnati Review, Conjunctions, Story, and The Southern Review. Matt himself can be found in Ft. Worth—where he is an Associate Professor and Director of English Undergraduate Studies at TCU—or virtually at