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Walking Shadow

I read that in 1979 there were 79 MFA programs across the country. In 2014, (Flavorwire: “27 Writers on Whether or Not to Get Your MFA”) there were 854. I took my first creative writing class at a community college … Continue reading

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Sometimes I’m So Scared

Sometimes I feel so scared. I heard recently, somewhere, that “courage isn’t the absence of fear, but the ability to take action in spite of it”. Something like that. Hell, how many therapists told me that? “It’s ok to be … Continue reading

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Shit Never Ends

As I was brewing my morning coffee, my son was getting ready to head off to work. “If you go out today,” he says, “can you mail the Nirvana disk back to Netflix for me?”  “I’m going to the  library to see about reserving a computer. … Continue reading

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