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Short Story
Dec.21.2011
SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
A Christmas Mistake by Daniel Curzon A few years ago, this was. I was walking across the Golden Gate Bridge on Christmas Eve carrying my daughter, who was five at the time. It wasn’t that late, but already it was nearly dark. And cold. I told my daughter that we should go home because she was sick and needed to rest. “But I’ve...
Poem
May.03.2010
               HOWL 2 (May 7, 2010) If you left your heart in San Francisco, You’re due for a big fat surprise. It’s now just  a city that's so-so, Or even one  you ought to despise.   Once you could hear English spoken, And “minorities” were charmingly minor. Now everything’s shoddy and broken, Like it’s made by a Third World designer.   The white folks are...
Poem
Jan.19.2010
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IT'S WINTER, THE SKY IS DARK.IT ISN'T NOON YET.I'M READING A BOOK OF POEMS BY AIDS-DEAD BOYS.I AM IN DANGER OF DEPRESSION.I HAVE LIVED MY LIFE WITH LOW-GRADE DEPRESSION, ALL OF IT.IT'S THE PRICE YOU PAY, THEY SAY, FOR BEING ARTISTIC.THE WORDS OF THE AIDS-DEAD BOYS FLOOD OVER ME.MANY I CAN'T EVEN UNDERSTAND.AND I'M TOO LAZY TO RE-READ THEM.THESE DAYS I LIKE THE...
Short Story
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Oct.12.2009
Fictionaut
Some stories, including beast fables for our time.