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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #34 – “Toto, I Don’t Think We’re In America Any More”

Written on 08-25-20. This is the opposite of Oz. I feel like I’ve been lifted by the tornado and dropped in a new land. Not…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #33 – “Bless This Mess”

Written on 8-20-20. It’s contrary day! Which turns out to be not such a bad idea… So today: I ordered a meal for delivery and…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid 19 Edition #32 – “So What Else Is New?”

Written on 08-18-20. This is the column I haven’t wanted to write. The one that tells the truth that I don’t want to think about….

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #31 – “Always Remember To Acknowledge The Cats”

WRITTEN ON 08/13/2020 Months into the collapse of life-as-I’ve-known-it, living in nearly complete and uninterrupted solitude, I sit at my desk and ponder writer’s block….

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Matt Leibel on Reading Eclectically, Recklessly, Idiosyncratically

An interview with Matt Leibel from The Write Stuff series: Matt Leibel’s short fiction has been published in Electric Literature, Portland Review, Carolina Quarterly, DIAGRAM, Wigleaf, and Sparkle &…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #30 – “The Answer, My Friend . . . “

Written on 08-09-20 This morning I enjoyed housekeeping. It took me two hours to clean the kitchen, vacuum the floors, and dust as I must….

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #29 – “Make The Damn Bed”

Written on 08-06-20 I have now been writing these COVID-19 Edition Punks The Muse columns for 14 weeks. They are helping me to survive this…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #28 – “Be The Great Love Of Your Life”

Written on 8/04/2020 I last went to work 147 days ago. Nearly half a year, living in the United States of COVID-19. It has been…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid 19 Edition #27 – “Memory Magic”

Written on 07/25/20 Today I did yard work by the patio of my rented house. I’m trying to improve it so I can enjoy it…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #26 – “Absurdly Indulgent Writing About Flushing Your Head Down The Toilet, St. Benedict, Obeying The Time, The Rise And Fall Of Civilizations, And A Call Out To Ru Paul.”

Written on July 28, 2020. Today, I feel like I have nothing to write about. I feel like when I was a little boy and…

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