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32 The Seven of Coins (reversed)

       Bridget pulls the reading into a tighter formation. “We should finish during the break,” she picks up the deck of ignored Tarot cards and and offers them to Ethan.       “I don’t see how you can concentrate on that at this party,” … Continue reading

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28 Chicago Dog

       The Argonauts finish setting the stage with the calliaphone in the center. Veronica sits at a stool behind it and powers it up. Like an electric kettle, bubble and hiss, it comes to life after five or so minutes. She … Continue reading

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27 Recent Influences, First 2 Cards

       The front door klaxon goes off. Phoebe swallows and looks around for Comma. “COM,” but no answer. She stands, “COME ON, COM. COMMA, WHERE ARE YOU?”        Clowns sitting at the other spools hear her and chant after her, “Comma, Comma, … Continue reading

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21 Ace of Wands

       McSwain returns to the supervisor shack to refill his coffee cup. The supervisor sits at his desk and logs something on the computer terminal. Steve turns his back as he stirs the disposable foam cup with three sugars and two … Continue reading

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1 The Moon

          My doubts turn me to the Tarot. I turn the first card over and it’s The Moon. Between two opposing towers, the unhappy moon frowns upon the foreboding anticipation of the wolf and the dog as a lobster rises from … Continue reading

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