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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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mo sheppo, birding expert

me: What kind of bird is that? mo: A white one. me: Well, sure. But what about the other one? mo: Also a white one. Mo is a genius. I should probably write these names down so I don’t have … Continue reading

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but the guitar had a little amp built into the case

I wish I was 20 and in love with lifeand still full of beans. Upward, old legs!There are the long, pale dunes;on the other sidethe roses are bloomingand finding their laborno adversity to the spirit. Upward, old legs!There are the … Continue reading

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did i show you this picture of my nephew?

You could cry or dieOr just make pies all day.I’m making pies.— the prophet patricia j. griffin— The smell of uncertainty is in the air. Or maybe it’s just cookies. When I’m under a lot of stress, Mo pushes me … Continue reading

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just another morning conversation, part 87

me: Did you buy something from Amazon? mo: Yes! I bought myself a lifetime supply of Ticonderoga No. 2 pencils for Christmas! me: It looks like you used my credit card. mo: then YOU bought me a lifetime supply of … Continue reading

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