Monthly Archives: October 2014

Is And All There Is

    The first time the marauding scorpion currently wreaking havoc in the Santa Cruz Mountains heard James Brown, he was compelled to pause.  He could feel a familiar, primal force vibrating deep in his dirt. It was a feeling … Continue reading

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The Ad Hoc Community At-Large

     Two roughly equal lines of avid taste mavens jostled for position on the veranda overlooking a placid pool, sugar cubists and salt lickers, close enough to fight with fists, hips, knees, knobs, but no knives, no cups, nor … Continue reading

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Before Liftoff

     The tween twins turned into teen twins at the slash of midnight. The climax was accompanied by disturbing, atonal squeals. As a concerned bystander, I won’t deny that I had been forewarned. Behind me, the soundtrack from a … Continue reading

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Off My Knees

       According to much notable dogma, it was possible that I was hearing thunder where none existed. Streaks of scarlet light appeared behind me where my vision was restricted. And, for what I am confident are unrelated causes, … Continue reading

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