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Jambalaya Hurriya

Jambalaya mix and light the lovely match Hurriya never given always taken Hells bells churches and bars proliferate hells bells prayers and cheers alternate In denial nihilism murdering realism holy moly escapism smothering soul The old syndrome we sat there … Continue reading

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Wonderfully Terrible

[key of C, in 4/4] [verse] If you fill your house full of everything you want then finally when it’s full you will have no reason to go out into the world where the world has to be lived-in like … Continue reading

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In Her Lamentable Over-Religiosity

Every night she would hear the organ and the bells skittering like feral sounds between the houses and the woods. She would only wake up after all was still unfailingly relying on following the good. On a morning marked by … Continue reading

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Literary Lawlessness

When the gut and brain agree feel free to decide it is done propping up a long debate only further peels the onion. Afraid of convention? Plaster your four limbs in innovative mud and scratch out a big placard saying … Continue reading

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Dog Catcher

The poor dog catcher in a mountain town flush with dog lovers long ago rewrote his job description. Rather than catching any citizen’s pets he’d arrest the owners for their dereliction. Collar around the neck he’d let them go free … Continue reading

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Ship Shape Blues

Ship shape blues belly full of clues deep are the dreams in the sails endless are the days between the gales watching the whales. Goodbye to solid land, so long goodbye to rock and sand, be gone I hate it … Continue reading

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