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Creative Non-Fiction: Did I Kill Your Puppy?

What is “creative non-fiction”? It’s a story based on real events, facts plus just a bit of literary license applied to accommodate memory lapses. So, yes, this pretty much happened, and it was very much horrible. Did I Kill Your … Continue reading

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Prose Poem: Seasons Preserved

This poem arose from a vivid memory: an apricot tree that grew alone in a small side yard of a childhood home in Pico Rivera, CA. Rather than pick the fruit, we let it fall to the ground and rot. If … Continue reading

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