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Art Fiction Prose

Santa Always Blows His Cover

“The thing about Christmas, for the longest time, was how Mom always burnt the bacon and how now, no one’s around to do it, so I burn my own.”

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Memoir Nonfiction Prose

A Team of Mules

“a mule can only do what a mule can do. And that’s enough.”

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Art Fiction Prose

Back Pain

“Is the night something more than an oversized shadow?”

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Art Essays Nonfiction Prose

Solidarity

“It’s personal.”

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Nonfiction Prose Reviews

Warring Warbles Within — A Review of WARBLES by Alex Z. Salinas

Thoughts on Alex Z. Salinas’ debut book of poems.

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Art Essays Nonfiction Prose

My Knees, Anthony Bourdain and Depression

“The anger of Bourdain – tears of a clown.”

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Art Fiction Issue 2 Prose

Men Without Hearts, Inc.

“I had to wander Earth without a core.”

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Art Essays Nonfiction Online-Only Prose Reviews

Can Mittelpolitan Cities Ever be Strong?

The second in a two-part series of looks at Charles Marohn’s “Strong Towns: A Bottom-Up Revolution to Rebuild American Prosperity.”

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Nonfiction Prose Reviews

A Worker’s Worth: A Review

How employers and managers can develop more productive and loyal workers by communicating value.

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Art Nonfiction Online-Only Prose Reviews

The Localist Theory of Charles Marohn’s Wonderfully Practical Strong Towns

The first of two looks at Strong Towns: A Bottom-Up Revolution to Rebuild American Prosperity.