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Dennis Edelen

I like to see where I've been. That's why I ride backwards on the metro.

807Readings on his works
Poetry

Lamb of God

Ed Johnson's gone off t' the bridge
Won't be comin' back again
Crowd come and' took 'im ... [+]

Short Fiction

Burning Man, a fable

It came to him suddenly, as he ran down the street screaming and on fire, that he was making a spectacle of himself.
After all, this was a modest neighborhood of well-maintained lawns and sensible ... [+]

Short Fiction

Prince Mortimore: Who He Was and What Happened to Him

Once upon a time, in a kingdom so far away it staggers the imagination, there lived a handsome prince named Mortimore. To be perfectly honest, Mortimore was not that good looking. He wore tremendously ... [+]

Finalist - Jury Set Stories Free 2018