I'm always the last to know: "Fluorescence" is up at The Harrow, that swanky logo'd journal of fun stuff. Check it out and read the other stories, poems and reviews. Let 'em know what you think (or even donate to the cause of good writing).
If I've earned a little bragging right for this story that was long in search of a home, it is that this is the tale that made Marilyn Nelson say, "You've made me want to write prose again!" when I read the first draft of it in a café in Willimantic back in grad school.