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Hold For Sound: Part 3

“Hold For Sound” is an excerpt from my first book, Down and Out in California. Parts 1 and 2: Hold For Sound Part 1 Hold For Sound Part 2 That night I visit Tommy Boom-Boom’s high school friends in San Diego for a few hours. He’s a chef and she’s a kindergarten teacher. They drink beer Read More

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Hold For Sound: Part 2

“Hold For Sound” is an excerpt from my first book, Down and Out in California. You can find part 1 here: Hold For Sound: Part 1 The next morning before I am awake Rebecca and her husband have already gone on a long distance run. They have almost no bodyfat on them. She is trying to Read More

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Bodymore

They call it “Bodymore” because at the time I visit it’s vying with Compton for the highest murder rate in the country.  I arrive at the police station to find the front door made out of plywood. It’s jerry rigged, the department doesn’t have enough funding to fix the door. Everyone enters through the back Read More