Tag Archives: Cancer

Man on Pause

Man on Pause

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Down in the bathroom, in the private stall, I saw how the bowl was like splattered with bright red blood. Gave me a scare. Wow, I’m glad that’s not me, I thought, but had the nagging sensation that it was gonna be me in no time at all—yikes! Shit seemed like an omen.more

Tricks

Tricks

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“And that was nice. Really nice. Just the two of us out there walking along the street, and if you ignored the duck that was probably dead, then we could have been some real couple who owned a dog together.”more

“Out, Brief Candle!”

“Out, Brief Candle!”

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We were tucked away in a shabby strip center eating chicken fried steak when I got the news. Neon from the “DINER” sign glowed turquoise and bright pink under a small troupe of stars. The waitress had just given us our coffee. She was thin and pale, and her Russian accent contrasted with the restmore

A Three-Legged Table

A Three-Legged Table

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“Their mother hadn’t wanted to go to the hospital, and no one made her. She had gone in a number of times, bad outcomes allmore

Ignorance May Cause Cancer

Ignorance May Cause Cancer

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Educrons and Smartosis aside, the good Dr. explains how getting smart can get you healthymore