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Brian and Ufa at the Pregnant Whistle

“Who the hell is that guy,” Ufa gestured with his head. “He's starting to piss me off. Someone should tell him to shut up.” He swiveled his stool to fully face the curiosity – or annoyance, as he saw it.Ufa continued talking and Brian examined the offender with interest. Sitting at the front of the pub, a bald head gleamed in the early-evening sun. A few wispy white hairs floated behind him, sometimes glinting in the sun, floating in the currents of the air conditioning.The lanky old-timer sat…See More
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"Nice "stream of consciousness", Kafka-esque stuff here! SOUNDS LIKE IT WOULD MAKE THE BEGINNING OF A VERY INTERESTING STORY..."
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    Brian and Ufa at the Pregnant Whistle

    Posted by Beau Madison on August 30, 2014 at 23:00 0 Comments

    “Who the hell is that guy,” Ufa gestured with his head. “He's starting to piss me off. Someone should tell him to shut up.” He swiveled his stool to fully face the curiosity – or annoyance, as he saw it.

    Ufa continued talking and Brian examined the offender with interest. Sitting at the front of the pub, a bald head gleamed in the early-evening…

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    Knot

    Posted by FaizaAnum on August 17, 2014 at 0:25 2 Comments

    How may it turn to Him?

    With the face, blotchy—black

    It’s him, it’s him who has the lack.

    The balls of tears are chained

    In the prison of his eyes’ chamber

    How may it let them free?

    It has the key, it has the key

    But has forgotten its use

    It cannot move and

    Its hands fluttering like a sparrow, in pain.

    It is in its space, caught in its pace

    But is like a plastic bag

    Flying—dimensionless

    Is baffled, drowned and…

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    Mr Chombee Reflects at the Pregnant Whistle

    Posted by Beau Madison on August 16, 2014 at 17:41 2 Comments

    I don't do small things when I have center stage. My acts have snap that ordinary punks only hope for. The acts, though, I don't remember them. I don't mean for them to happen. That's why I'm naming this guy Edwin Chombee.

    People look at me like they expect something something from me, to begin with. Without the unknown…

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