A way home or still screwed

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They speak constantly of what they will do for the people, how they will help the middle class do better for themselves. No one mentions the poor. No one mentions the lost. No one mentions the whores. You have no coins to be tossed into collection baskets.

You are where the husbands go when they are weak, when they succumb to the fangs of desire. …


Carl L Lane

Lover of literature, wine and dogs. Bachelor' degree in English with creative writing minor. 2012 winner of The Fabian Worsham Creative Writing Prize.

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