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“Glass from Sand,” “Call to Arms,” “Solitary Confinement,” and Other Poems

Glass from Sand Are you mindful of the fact that the man there in the turban is not a chimpanzee? I know this because that man is me. If you close…


Cyber Punk: Disc 3

III. Stepping outside, I saw that the whole complex was suffering from the outage. Everything was half-shadowed, the only light source being the…


Croatoan

"Boomers overinvested in personality Gen Xers cultivated an ironic detachment toward personality Millennials were constantly told that had…


The Familiar

"By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes. Open, locks, whoever knocks." --- William Shakespeare, Macbeth Aloof from the…


30 Birds: “Parable #1 — Heming’s Way” by Jun. 27

General: “Rebel, rebels--- given they wouldn’t.” *** For all installments from 30 Birds, click here. Previous installments: "Velvet" by the Bloody…


HAMLET Protein Complex

Have you ever been through a multi-million divorce replete with excoriations, extortions, and aggressive cold shouldering by your children? Nor have…


You’re Just So Beautiful

I’m trapped. I’m sat upright in a tastefully-lit room. A tablecloth prevents me from freely moving my knees and they ache. Societal convention forces…


Karma

Hello Bianca, I thought of you today…and remembered. We met in grade 5. My mom switched me to Mountain Road School after learning that we would study…


6 to 6: My Other Jacket

I came home from driving the cab all day and I couldn’t sleep. I didn’t want to be in my apartment. I walked around the block with no sidewalks or…


It Chapter Two Offends All the Populations it Wants to Be Woke With

One way to start a deeply critical review begins with, “I had so much faith.” And I did. I was so impressed by the first half of this remake that I…