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Spotlight Piece: External Verifications that Your Doppelgänger is Stalking You by John Urdiales

People say I look like their friends, their brothers, sons, dead husbands. I would not know what to do if I ran into myself. It would be as if looking into a mirror, but wearing different clothes and perhaps slightly variant glasses—or no glasses at all—and a swaggering stride which I might find overtly aberrant.… Continue reading Spotlight Piece: External Verifications that Your Doppelgänger is Stalking You by John Urdiales

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Spotlight Piece: The Lark’s Ascension by John Urdiales

I am brought to the brink of boundless mountains, whispering songs of comfort and startling stories of mystic dread, a despair without hope incarnating itself into whispers of stillness, of those moments following moments of self-revelation, of earnest desire for personal truth, of immense proportions of intimacy, begging for the lyres which play at night,… Continue reading Spotlight Piece: The Lark’s Ascension by John Urdiales

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Spotlight Piece: Autumn as the Unbounded Echo by John Urdiales

On Beginning Start with the earth and enter the womb. Find your life in hers; your supplication in her seasons; your needs in her elements. Begin to see that there is life outside of you—of your void—and love that which is not you as if you were in everything. This is God. On Sailing Find… Continue reading Spotlight Piece: Autumn as the Unbounded Echo by John Urdiales

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Spotlight Piece: From A Disheveled Requiem by John Urdiales

From A Disheveled Requiem We Find Ourselves The world is made up of over seven billion mythologies. Less than half of them will ever make it to print. And less than half of those mythologies will be read by the population. But these mythologies exist. They exist, they breathe, and they live as two lovers… Continue reading Spotlight Piece: From A Disheveled Requiem by John Urdiales