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Decay: An Excerpt

I wrote this about my mother. She used to frequent a drug house down the street from our house when I was a child, this is what I remember. 808 more words

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DEAR VALENTINE: TOE TO TOE

This one is for the fine gal I unfortunately didn’t run into last weekend to hand the tender over in person. Maybe next year my dear…

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JULIUS

Unfortunately, I wrote this one for my best friend’s father last week. This one’s for you, Julius. May you be kicking it upstairs in peace.

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HYENA

This one goes out to all the shit-talkers.

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FOR THE FIRST TIME, AND ALWAYS

Typed this one on the back of a rejection letter. Hopefully you enjoy the words more than the big cats. Thanks for reading, Dear Reader.

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