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He Was Delayed

“…she was bored of working in a nursing home, taking care of the old who refused to die.”...

The Vigour in Everything

As Rotimi got into the terminal the smell of sweaty bodies hit hard. It was a thick, hot,...

Five Spot Blues

The sun shone through the crevasses of the branches and leaves of the trees. And as the wind...

Slim Fit (A short-story...

I study my frame in the mirror. My body has begun giving me the false hope it does...

Better Coping Mechanisms

I suppose at first I saw you clearly. 'Those are not my thoughts.' I imagine myself saying. I...

Everybody Loves a Kidder

I don’t have a great memory, but of course I remember him. He was shorter than I had...

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