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Chapter One

They came and took the body away on a Thursday.  I knew it was a Thursday as the milkman had left a fresh loaf.  We only ever had a fresh loaf on Thursdays.  840 more words

Creative Writing

The Watermarks Against My Skin #21

You let your sulfur air tangle through me,

Pushing me up into satellites.

What we know doesn’t stand a chance against

What we never come to realize.

Creative Writing

Building Blocks (I was a ‘show stopper’)

I addressed the possible effect of changing city physical landscapes in an earlier Building Blocks.  What about the names that your characters use to refer to nationally familiar establishments? 486 more words

Steven S. Walsky

ReTale (Part 2)

Part One can be found here

The handicap parking spot signs lean precariously after being nudged one too many times by an elderly person with their husband/wife saying “you’re good, you’re good.”  Beneath it, an electric cart dies.  963 more words


Go into debt and you’ll be free

The graduate holds a receipt for false goods,
He wears a robe made of bills he cannot pay,
Because there are no jobs.

The rich leaders tell him he is… 44 more words


Spanish Class One

Después de la lluvia él se cayó

Él estaba en su casita, como una hoja, en el árbol de laurel puesto que él nunca quiere vivir en la tierra como ni con nosotros. 644 more words