Monthly Archives: February 2017

selections from Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri

In the end, that was life: a few plates, a favorite comb, a pair of slippers, a child’s string of beads. Continue reading

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possible reasons i got an ocular migraine today

excitement/stress leading up to Tasty Noodles
six dollar burger with avocado and bacon for lunch (Carls Jr.)
dehydrated all day; didn’t start drinking water in earnest until the evening
in n out for dinner (burger, fries, chocolate shake)
driving in the rain, bright lights Continue reading

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selections from The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels

WORKINGMEN OF ALL COUNTRIES, UNITE! Continue reading

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selections from Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich

No one ever said that you could work hard—harder even than you ever thought possible—and still find yourself sinking ever deeper into poverty and debt. Continue reading

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