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Long Time Gone

Nine years. We are coming to the ninth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina making landfall at Buras, Louisiana. You pretty much know the rest.

Since we’ve returned to New Orleans, I try to get out to the 9th Ward about once a month. 453 more words

Ray Laskowitz


Remains of a dead Desert Willow (Chilopsis linearis), Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Southern California

stripped of every leaf
willow in the wilderness—
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Carpe Diem

An Interview and a New Audiobook

Two announcements to make!

Sunday night, Writers Online Network will play host to the authors of the Playing Ball anthology for the “Taste Test” feature. Kate McMurray, Marguerite Labbe, Kerry Freeman, and I will be there to talk with Wt Prater about the anthology, our stories, and our mutual love affair with baseball. 74 more words

Short Story

A lie

As you stand stripped before me
Proclaim this is all I’ll get
This is all of you
I can’t seem to rid
The urge to call your bluff… 68 more words


Thursday July 17, 2014 Naked

Job said, “Naked I came from my mother’s womb, and naked shall I return there; the Lord gave, and the Lord has taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord.” 256 more words