Lit Up
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Lit Up

Short fiction

Ten Years Gone. Gone. Goodbye.

Go ahead and ask me about that scar on my ear, mates

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Bleeding — my right ear was bleeding — the blood dripping between my fingers. My fingertips searched for the gash. On the cold tiled floor of the bathroom, white no longer, I was hunched over, crying — trying to staunch the tears like the blood. The tears could summon more…

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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.