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The Perfection of the Paperclip

Bloodied unlike the rest

Encumbered by drifting feelings of malaise and fatigue

Starry jewels and diminished ends

Pieces of flittering debris rain down atomic

The blast over ocean settling on peaks of Mauna Kea… 143 more words


Locked in the basement

My airbnb is a basement studio in a normal Prague apartment building. I have the external key, the mail key, and the studio key. There is however a door from lobby to the staircase to the basement that I was told is rarely locked, but my external key should open it if it happens to be locked. 617 more words


Battle Range

Battle Range indicates the battle distance between opposing combatants, or the effective distance of spells, arts, sorcery, techniques, or ammunition.

Distances 187 more words

Magic System

Travel day

Another day another country. Taxi to train to metro to tram to walking in the rain to not being able to discern a few characters on the hand-written wifi information card. 238 more words


God and art and banks and tears

Today I went to the gallery in Zwinger, which is three stories of paintings and sculptures. I was unsure if pictures were allowed, so I had to take the obligatory snap of the best painting of Jesus on the DL. 730 more words


Recipe for Disaster

(Written in response to the events of July 7, 2016, in Dallas, Texas.)

Always, always, there is sadness for innocent victims, tempered by a passion to stop the next outbreak. 198 more words


Germany doesn't seem to celebrate the 4th of July

Which meant everything was open as usual. I continued with my bus tour (I’d purchased a 2-day pass) and it wasn’t so bad today–not because the stops were predictable or announced, but because by now these irritants were familiar. 840 more words