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It's a sad time here at Winamop.
We've lost one of our founding fathers; JBP. It was his
idea that there should be an outlet on the Internet for the sort of material
that doesn't attract major publishers - yet ought to be seen. Read my little
tribute to him.
Back to normality now, and Harry Downey returns with a
story about an unexceptional girl called Sharon. What's wrong with being
Welcome to Matthew H Emma, whose first story for us
features the new President of the Salzburg Country Club Board of Directors. He
has an agenda item that is likely to cause a stir. It's called Unfinished
Next we hear from regular contributor Donal Mahoney. This
story is the reply to a letter recently received, the writer has not been in
contact since a traumatic break-up 40 years ago...
Poetry now, and Paul Tristram returns with another
collection of his excellent poems. I particularly like Disaster Comes In
Many Shapes And Sizes .
JD DeHart is back. This time he seems to be a little
disappointed in the way things are going. Me too! Here we have Poor Me, Fish
Bones & Cold Woods, You Knew Me When and The Digital Age.
Lastly this month we have some new material from poet
Taylor B. Here we have If I Die, Time l, Time ll and Fresh
Well there we are.
All's well that ends well I guess?
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