Author Archives: Jarrett Haley

Stewarding

Stewarding

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“They’re both wearing flannel shirts, unbuttoned. He appears to be removing her bra when I walk up with my bag and say, ‘Trash?’more

Crackheads and Corn

Crackheads and Corn

Salad Days Revisited by

“The explosion of drugs like meth and crack in Rural America has torn away at the psyche of each and every small townmore

Notes on a Quarter-Life Crisis

Notes on a Quarter-Life Crisis

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“A year and a half ago, I had a quarter-life crisis. If you read this step-by-step strategy guide — and with a little luck and determination — you can have one, too.more

Hiroshima Restored

Hiroshima Restored

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“Spectacularly risen from the ashes, a sparkling monument with a catostrophic pastmore

Plastic Cactus

Plastic Cactus

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“Lucky came from Egypt, the land of pharaohs and Cleopatra. Now he was dead in a box in a hole in Midland, Michigan, U.S.A. more

An Uneasy Heaven

An Uneasy Heaven

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“The nearest pizza to Heaven can be purchased with an American Express, Discover, MasterCard, or VISA at Messina’s Restaurant? in the Cressona Mall in Pennsylvaniamore

Felix and the Gumbo

Felix and the Gumbo

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“He also put into the pot: redfish that was cut into little squares, shrimp, crab meat, sausage, bay leaves, celery, onions, and beer among other thingsmore

Portrait of Bullwhip

Portrait of Bullwhip

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“I grabbed the whip and let it loose in the garage, let it slither around my feet, and then I took it out into the carport.more

Get a Grip on Yourself

Get a Grip on Yourself

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“I grab the stack of mags and settle into the chair, immediately trying not to think about how many other bare asses have sweated in itmore

The Pine Barrens at Night

The Pine Barrens at Night

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“Our friend said he wasn’t feeling right, that he didn’t trust himself to be alone. This isn’t the first time he’s called in a moment of crisis. We don’t want to leave a man behind, so we gomore