Artwork © Eric N. Peterson



a Classic still
her Jagged Little Pill
Nineties Alt-Rock Queen

in-line at Virgin Megastore Times Square
to get my Under Rug Swept booklet
few fans ahead of me
the chitchat hung midair when
as if on a Dare
a Butch Young Lady, down on One Knee
a Ring in hand
Proposed to the Singer
Seriously –

Alanis accounted for being taken –
she wasn’t lying, having just met
Ryan Reynolds! They dated
for a few years.

but to be fair, Alanis
in her “Sex and the City” cameo
did kiss
Sarah Jessica Parker
in a Spin the Bottle scene


Originally from Moscow, Russia, Pavel Frolov (He/Him) is a queer-identified New York City-based performer and writer. He holds a BA in Communication from Brooklyn College.

Eric N. Peterson is from Atlanta, Ga. He’s been drawing cartoons all his life. He leans towards the absurd, imaginative, and the surreal, as that’s where all the flavor is.