Writer: Guy Biederman

Fiction, Supposedly

Fiction, Supposedly

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Suppose you discover in your 60th year that your father was a molester, had been molested himself. By his father. Suppose you discover that your grandfather, whom you never knew, was not only a molester but most likely had been molested too. By his adopted father. Suppose you learn all this over conversation with your cousin whom you barely knew growing up, being 19 years older than you. Suppose he asks you if your father had ever hurt you, as you sit at his kitchen table drinking coffee looking out over DC at the sunset-lit horizon through leafless trees. A city with all its history that you love so much.more

Octopus

Octopus

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I realized by using the high notes of the chords as a melodic line, and by the right harmonic progression, I could play what I heard inside me.┬áThat’s when I was born. – Charlie Parker   WITHOUT A TRACE Entering into the murky depths only one word comes into click click focus: Gone Gone Gonemore