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“Lost in a Strange Realm,” “New Concrete Jungle,” and “Nightmare Crawled Inside”

Lost in a Strange Realm becoming something we weren't meant to a parallel track sang in a dream to the jewels in our eyes faded dulled by fear and…


No Man in No Place

John froze at the sight of the old man, who was down on one knee, holding himself up with one hand on the park bench and clasping a thin wooden stick…


Unencumbered

Unencumbered. That really was the perfect word. Dusty Barrett couldn’t remember where or when he’d heard it before, only that it had to be the very…


Broke

Of course it broke. I had been laying in bed staring at the ceiling for nearly two hours. There was no way I was going to fall asleep until I went…


Win, Part 1

We hadn’t seen each other for years, but never in the time we were together cared to once talk about our jobs, wives, kids. We sat, disheveled after…


“Clam Jammed,” “Modern Babylon,” “Riverbanked,” and “Silence”

Clam Jammed I am a confident woman, Not afraid to go up to a man and show a little interest--- The problem, as of late, is the Female version of a…


.Against the Wall

.letters to death .death, you have come to walk behind me .as you trot to my regard .i feel your presence .a bit taunting but might as well .you are…


A Feminism’s Carol, Part 3: The Spirit of Feminism’s Present

VII. Like the day before, a spirit once again introduces itself to Aunt Hillary and takes her for a ride. VIII. The formerly well-ordered and…


Third Man on the Mountain is a Retroactive Critique of a Postmodern West

When Walt Disney’s Third Man on the Mountain was released in 1959, it was another family-friendly movie based on the children’s novel Banner in the…