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Fear and Loathing on Lark St. by John Devoe

Fear and Loathing on Lark St.

          It was a Saturday night in the comfortable, suburban hamlet that I called my home. As it is with many other All-American utopia’s in our upper middle-class society, along with the perks and advantages of living in a safe, Wonder Years style community, there are always the bad eggs who venture 10 minutes south down Route 32 to Albany-to Lark Street. 5,264 more words

Albany

"My word" (for those surprised by my slang)

“I try to warp and destroy the English language at every turn. When I’m speaking, I want people to hear the flavors of my upbringing and experiences becauaaaaase my upbringing is nothing to be ashamed of […] As for “middle- white guys” understan[d] my vocabulary, tell that to the folks jacking urban slang on mainstream tv shows.

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College

Lesson Fifteen - Confusing lifestyles

There’s really one major difference between people who succeed in life and people who are just lost in the fray and forgotten. It comes down to who cares. 468 more words

Ghetto

Ghettoed

I hold my breath sucking in

all the air till my ribs are taut

with mothball images and sharp pieces of thought –

The images stick out like rude shouts… 210 more words

Poems And Poetry

Prague's U Medvidku Microbrewery

A few Monday’s ago we posted our sampling of light and dark beer by Budvar, aka Chekvar, aka Budweiser (click here to read).  We enjoyed these and a hearty lunch of root vegetables in one of Prague’s famed basement beer halls: U Medvidku: 521 more words