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Ryan McClanahan
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My words can beat up your words.
My words can beat up your words.

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How I Got So Good at Doing Nothing
You’d think it were nothing, sitting, sitting, sitting; you’d think that. Most people can’t sit five minutes in a quiet room. It takes skill to idle, one, two, three hours. Practice. At six or eight, I’d play, play, play; as some do. And I’d get tired and w...
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Happy Easter
Happy Easter A paper, folded and tucked under CD spindle, half full and unburned, no longer relevant in a streaming world, what I assumed was from my nieces, and it read, fat animal stamp letters, spelling out the holiday. Marker scratches made boats and a ...
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This is what my grandmother taught me
Sit child sit, I want you to know Nothing matters and nothing is nothing Don’t let it fall, don’t let it go, all you make is all you’ll ever have And the things you lose are the things that lose you And the people who leave are just the leaves Spinning on t...
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Garbage Casserole
We did not have recycling, where I used to live with her. Sometimes the apartment smelled like the cat box, ammonia and flies. Did you know flies smell basically the same as death? That rotting dead-in-a-ditch smell. That’s not the deer mushrooming into ric...
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The Same Horse's Song
Well we met on the doorstep where we both knew it ends And you waved me inside, said welcome home my friend I said I’ve been here before, I don’t want to begin You didn’t have to speak with that Cheshire cat grin You winked and you laughed and you held me i...
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I did not think I was going to be so excited about the Firefly Online codex content. But now I'm watching it all, and find myself smiling like kid with an ice cream cone.
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Oh hi nix 2014!
Oh hello end of the year. I suppose I should have done
something since we last met. I’m supposed to write and be productive and progress in my
life, right? That’s what they tell me. Do you know how that works? Like, do you
have a guide I can read? I know yo...
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End Lesstin Kering 7 3/11/14
Back to the List Oliver's foot slipped in the mud, and he toppled backwards onto
the slick bank. Lesstin grabbed the boy's hand without thinking,
pulling him back from the edge. The older boy laughed as he dragged
himself back toward stable ground. “Nice gr...
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End Lesstin Kering 6 3/9/14
Back to the List Soon Maria was going to pay. She thought she could take
everything from Lesstin. She had led him on for years, making him
think she loved him. He had been happy, while she had been plotting.
Scheming with other men on how to steal the money...
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End Lesstin Kering 5 2/21/14
Back to the List A tiny goose honk of a horn startled Lesstin out of his day
dream. Not that he'd really been dreaming. He did put his car into
first and accelerate through the light even as it was turning yellow.
He swore under his breath. He had failed al...
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