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Well played. 

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Doe had built a little deck onto the front of the house and it was filled, as all of our decks tend to be, with useful refuse.
"The Red House" by Louise Erdrich

theyuniversity:

Oh, the irony.

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theyuniversity:

This is another great example of chiasmus. #LitTerms

theyuniversity:

This is another great example of chiasmus. #LitTerms

JANUARY, FEBRUARY, MARCH, APRIL. THE MONTHS SORT of ran together. School was okay. I studied. I worked out. I ran with Legs. I worked at the Charcoaler. I played hide-and-seek with Ileana. Or rather she played hide-and-seek with me. I just didn’t get her.
Some Friday nights, I’d drive my truck out into the desert after work. I’d lie in the bed of my pickup and look out at the stars.
One day I just flat out asked Ileana to go out on a date….
Benjamin Alire Saenz. “Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe”
I wasn’t big on family gatherings. Too many intimate strangers.
Benjamin Alire Saenz. “Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe”

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James Chapman’s animal sounds illustrations are so cool!

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