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Featured Writer Jim Meirose


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Rotes Haus im Park by August Macke

n context = Context format. In.

Blaze? Though back housed, he, alone, ‘n to of on compiled.

Shopping list.


Some can’t, out fastest’s spot, and multiplied rearenders—from watchering machines.

Squirrels, at, was; Manny; blaze.

And; are officers’ attempteds big?

Had from to, we—b’ Dopescannie Pinkybush—get on we’ amazing’gly held fingers, lost.

Dozen, wipe.


Downstumble-back steps, damn, hell from stand!

Out in ‘n over right punching—over its hall together?

Not Manny.

Down; got 911 problem. Ock, makin’ our Kong got just spot wait, come.


Enable; grab about me?


About the writer:
Jim Meiroses short fiction has appeared in leading journals, and his novels include Sunday Dinner with Father Dwyer (Optional Books), Understanding Franklin Thompson (JEF), Le Overgivers au Club de la Résurrection (Mannequin Haus), and No and Maybe – Maybe and No (Pski’s Porch).

Image: Rotes Haus im Park by August Macke (1887-1914). Copied from printed image. 1914. Public domain.

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