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mr. and mrs. dick

We were served four pretentious courses, plus a citrusy Verdejo with hints of burnt rubber, in the following order: Foie gras, dried out and dusty mini-empanadas. Homemade fettuccine with Icelandic basil and fleur de sel from a Cro-Magnon cave in the better part of France, whatever the meaning of that…

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letter to the editor

We voted to repeal the taxes. We don’t give a crap about our schools. We want more automatic weapons. And we like our vacations….”   by david moscovich   The press pass clipped to my navy tweed jacket reads ‘Raoul Duke.’ It’s the night before the election ’04. We’re walking…

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tree/rope

Let’s do this. I’m determined. What time is it?….”   by david moscovich Tree I am barefoot. I am suspended from a tree and the weight feels perfect. The rough bark presses uncomfortably into the soles of my feet, and I enjoy the resistance. The rope is wrapped around my…

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voices from the fictionary

I can’t seem to remember how they fit together. Paint for the palette. It’s not the canvas itself, but paint for the palette. We can’t see the canvas. There is no canvas. No one makes canvas anymore….”   by david moscovich   Voice Zed Prefers to Remain Anonymous Raindrop dangles…

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transylvanian bladder

I’m stuck behind more grandmothers grandmothers with canes, suitcases, children, horseshoes, baggage, a bale of hay, an entire bale of hay pressurized down to the size of a handbag — then chickens….”   by david moscovich   About that bus ride I took in transylvania with a full to bursting…

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ms. pacnikovman vs dostoyevsky

Dostoevski himself was on an all-carb diet, trying to decide whether he or a man like him might have been brought to the firing squad with fewer carbs. Personally the act Raskolnikov did could be viewed as symptomatic of an all-carb diet and general B-vitamin abyss…”   by david moscovich…

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