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IRISH TWINS by Peter Nolan Smith

In the summer of 2010 my father visited my mother’s grave at the town cemetery. A squirrel ran before his car and he veered off the road. The town police found his Mercedes trapped amongst the headstones and none of the officers could figure how the car had navigated that far without getting a scratch. […]

Big Foot Extinction

My father passed his last days in a nursing home. Twice a month I traveled north on the Fung Wah bus. His assisted care facility was a twenty minute ride from the South Station. Few of the commuters walked in the direction of nursing home. Most of them got into cars. They stared at me. […]