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Beat – Part Three

Short Story Air flooded into my lungs in a shuddering gasp, the silence blinding me. No. No. No.  “Eric, is everything all right?” The teacher was walking toward me in slow motion, but I was...

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Doors

Short Story I was 16 when I had my first abortion…only abortion actually. I’ve only ever had one. I thought I should clarify that. I wouldn’t want to give you the wrong impression. I...

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Skater Boy

Poem Attracting my sites like a magnet Moving through the busy street Weaving through the evening traffic Setting pose with bended knee Taking flight as if by magic Landing inches from my feet Never...

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Water among Rocks

Deftly move through the day. Roll back from Bronx River bumper-to-bumper traffic, failing computers, and unprinted lessons. Stand shoulder-to-shoulder with H: face down a quarrelling Demba—and follow through. Negotiate 9th period alone at the...