Monthly Archives: August 2019

once upon an interstate

I know when night is gone that a new world’s born at dawn. — the prophet robert nolan We’re in New Mexico. Or maybe Arizona. Or somewhere in Texas if I got back on the interstate going the wrong direction. … Continue reading

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ten second news

When you find what matters is what you feel It arrives and it disappears. — the prophet farrar

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TGAEo2019, the end

We need pie. — Agent K The last day of the fast was a little dicey. Luckily, I’m normally incoherent, so it doesn’t seem to make a noticeable difference. It was 107 here today, and being from Phoenix we’re not … Continue reading

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TGAEo2019 Day 4

It’s the fourth day of the fast, but there is no moment of clarity. It’s the same muddled mystery it always is. We’re watching Mo and Laura paint, but something is wrong. He’s restless, agitated. Something about the counters or … Continue reading

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TGAEo2019 Day 3

Mo’s Uncle David is perhaps the coolest guy on the planet not named Clooney. And that Clooney fellow has an unfair advantage,  given that he had a recurring role on “The Facts of Life.” Ask David sometime about the rocket … Continue reading

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TGAEo2019 Day 2

There was a senator — I think it was after my pancreatic cancer — who announced with great glee that I was going to be dead within six months. “That senator, whose name I have forgotten, is now himself dead, … Continue reading

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The Great Autophagy Experiment of 2019, Day 1

I’m hungry I’m dirty I’m losing my mind everything’s fine! — the prophet tracy bonham I haven’t had any caffeine in 24 hours. I’m very hungry. They have turned the beloved track into a soccer field. Everything’s not fine. Today … Continue reading

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