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The Grouchy Old Oak

I try to keep the song low. It’s after dark, so the only people around are drunk on ostracism. Not a big risk. Still. I like to keep a low profile. So I keep muttering, looking up at Oak in Frank Ogawa Plaza. Now fenced in. Imprisoned. The only person who wouldn’t disperse when the […]


Hear here m-read me. In the awake times. You sang to me. Once. Do you remember? Do you remember the song. Long John Sliver, slides and slouches into a rhythm in the song. Or out of the song. In the awake times. Or not the sleep times. The chasm in between. Where you sang. To […]