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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…


“Heaven Heaven Heaven,” “The List,” “Poetry Reading (What a Gas Chamber),” and Other Poems

Heaven Heaven Heaven Ripple lips touching lost surfaces. Hope letter trust my finding seed, nothing grows here anywhere. Tread careful these waiting…


The Birds No Longer Sing at Night

Who are we?                                                                                                     Can I see you?       Who was I?…


Fatty’s Bakery: A Children’s Story

Fatty had a pool party. A cheese pizza pool party! And all his little girl friends were there! There was Amanda, Miranda, Victoria, Daniella, Jamie…


Cyber Punk: Disc 2

II. “Aren’t you the little cutie patootie?” Reading that, I half wanted to kill myself. Two months later and I was back in the same place I was…


Everything Works Itself Out

The death of Katherine Moore overshadowed all other news for the past week. It was mainly due to the gruesome nature of the killing---her body was…


Smiles of Fire to the Night

“Listen to them, the children of the night. What music they make!” --- Bram Stoker, Dracula As if a mad carnival rolled into town, the leaf-strewn…


30 Birds: “Pussy” by Jun. 27

I’ve always been afraid of the dark. It wasn’t until later than I began to fear what lurked inside it. I didn’t say ghosts. The school bus is an easy…


Terry’s Weekend, Part 3

Jeremy Corbyn at 10 Downing Street: Saturday Jeremy Corbyn enters 10 Downing Street for his first day in office. He marches into the Cabinet Room,…