There was no plot. Before he said it, he knew she would say this didn’t matter, not that this was the point. It was childish to reply this way to a rea…
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It had been a good time to get pregnant. She was in the middle of everything at once, and it was going OK. It was best to be distracted while pregnant,…
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A series of data points, an array of successes
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I was soaring down the 33 on my way home from the dry cleaners, blasting Sam’s Town by The Killers. A self-help album intensely beloved by me. When we …
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Because I don't want you to try to figure it out for yourself
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In enthusiastic recognition of Joe Brainard
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A virtual workshop
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I tried to log into my deactivated Twitter account but it’s lost forever. That’s the spirits talking, saying, do not make your offering to Bari Weiss. …
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There’s no money in poetry……… What to say except that when you contemplate the best thing to do with the one life you have, as it were. That there’s no…
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Everyone who thinks they're a listener is a talker
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Love stories as a sequence of non-events
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A battle of self-defeats
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