Stories tagged expectation


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We are the generation who tattoo our stories on our bodies, who pierce what appears impenetrable; we fly our scars like pennants.


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The Tomb of Uncompleted Expectations

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Leon has been buying abandoned storage units. I name them as they come in: The homeless unit; the punk rock/junkie unit; the Mexican unit; the PFLAG unit. They are what I have come to call “The tomb of uncompleted expectations.”

Deus Ex Machina

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He rolls in unbidden across the stubble fields / Old acquaintance astride a newly booming cloud/ Under sky an alien shade of strawberries whipped/ Her watch stops ticking out the rest of her/ scheduled breathing poses