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Tools of the Trade

By Ruby Peru When, at ages twelve and thirteen, Maureen and I were deposited for safekeeping on an Arizona horse ranch for the duration of the summer of 1980, it was very much as if we had both dropped from outer space, but from completely different spaceships. The ultimate tomboy,…

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Bucket List

by The Poet Darkling Today was      one of those days;         one of those days            when you realize you               shouldn’t’ve waited;                  you shouldn’t wait;                     when you discover                        places people call                           “Climax;”                              “Crapstone;”                                 “Cut and Shoot;”                                 “‘Possum Kingdom;”                                       “Rest and Be Thankful;” when you learn      these places could            quite possibly be flooded…or that they might be heavenly oaseshaving never known disaster,and you might neverhave knownor caredeitherway,but…

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