Poetry Boy Turns to Talk Jock

Lessons learned while waiting at the deli counter

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I was waiting at the deli with my number at a grocery store in Southern New Jersey, years ago, when this tall guy next to me, waiting for his Dietz and Watson pastrami, asked me my outlook for the Phillies game.

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Walter Bowne

Walter Bowne

This poet-angel-hipster dude from Jersey writes satire, humor, fiction, poetry, essays on music, travel, gardening, and his belly button. He’s a trophy husband.

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