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the cursor blinked where her mind was

Some people were very excited to care about Russia again.Others were not going to do it no matter what. Because above all else,the Cold War had been embarrassing. Not just the ideas, but the jeans. — Patricia Lockwood, “No One … Continue reading

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DID I MENTION THEY WERE DOGS???

And in walks this sullen girl, who looks like she’s 19 or wants to beWith her biker boots and her hair dyed black, I did that look so many years agoShe looks at me like I’m some square or I’m … Continue reading

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brothers, part 34

Five o’clock in the Texas morning,I got a long, long ride.— the prophet michael murphey— Hi, Rick. You don’t remember me, but I’m your brother Gary. We collaborated on comic books a long time ago. I was the better artist. … Continue reading

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i wish the world was flat like the old days

So this is the new yearAnd I have no resolutions.— the prophet benjamin gibbard— It’s the first day of the year. Mo says she’s opting out and embracing Chinese New Year instead. Year of the tiger. Insert Calvin and Hobbes … Continue reading

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long ago and far away

And in between what might have been and what has come to passA misbegotten guess, alas, and bits of broken glass— the prophet taylor— Today is the day. For most people, Jan. 1 is the time for new beginnings. For … Continue reading

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