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Trouble At McDonalds

Although Nano prefer The River’s Edge Cafe, which he usually just called the Cafe, there were times when it wasn’t open so he had to go elsewhere. The Cafe closed at mid-afternoon. That was too soon for Nano and some … Continue reading

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The Name

Nano sat at The River’s Edge Cafe, eating his Black Bean Burger. With him was Jim ‘Father’ Pope, an older man whom Nano had met soon after checking into the shelter. Father was a very good guitar player, at least, … Continue reading

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Summer Heat Wave

“Oh my god, I’m dying”. Jill was a large girl which didn’t help, but she was right. It was very hot in Aurora, one hundred five degrees and high humidity. The shelter had not opened as a cooling center despite … Continue reading

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The Aurora Library

Nano made his way down the Aurora Library isles to the Science Fiction section. He was much amused by what mankind saw or expected to see in their future and their imaginations. Some of it was accurate, but mostly it … Continue reading

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Checking Into The Shelter

Nano sat at a picnic table in the shade of trees in front of the homeless shelter. It was a very hot day. Around him homeless people tried to escape the sweltering heat by sitting at the several tables or … Continue reading

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