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Story #13 – you’re asleep too.

I was on the subway on my way home from work when it happened. It seemed like any other day at first. The train started out uncomfortably crowded, too many strangers pressing into intimate places on my body, too much … Continue reading

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Story #11 – thoughts on final thoughts.

When the plane shook and shuddered I thought about all the planes I’d flown in since I was born. Planes are touted to be statistically safer than driving and even walking, but I’m not so sure. Every time I step … Continue reading

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Story #5 – A Great Absurdity

Two men met in the middle of a great wilderness.  It was a dark stretch of old forest where the tips of the trees had long forgotten their roots.  In this realm, even animals wrestled with their instincts.  Predators let … Continue reading

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Story 4 – Laundricide

( -or- “A Dumb Boyfriend’s guide to the washing of big floofy lady sweaters while visiting your girlfriend’s parents’ house on a snowed-in winter weekend.” -or- “Shrunk”) When she opened the door to the washing machine everything changed.  The space … Continue reading

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Story 2 – Furbaby

I took my dog to the park today.  Her name is Frankie and she has a fuzzy little face and one blue eye.  It snowed last night and the park is in full-on dog mode.  It is Brooklyn after all … Continue reading

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