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Brad Rose
No combo, but I’m gettin’ it.  Sure, it’s goin’ a little slow, but I got ‘the touch.”   Works every time.  Just feel my way toward that sweet, sweet cash. When everythin’ clicks, these tumblers make the most beautiful music-- smooth as a good night’s sleep.   

Outside, in the pick-up, Bobbi Jean’s my getaway. That little liar says she loves my touch--- says she’ll love me longer than any little ol’ life sentence.



Brad Rose

was born and raised in southern California, and lives in Boston. His poetry and fiction have appeared in The Baltimore Review; San Pedro River Review; Off the Coast; Third Wednesday; The Potomac;Santa Fe Literary Review; Boston Literary Magazine; Right Hand Pointing; Sleetmagazine; Monkeybicycle; Camroc Press Review; and other publications. Links to his poetry and fiction can be found at: http://bradrosepoetry.blogspot.com/ His chapbook of miniature fiction, Coyotes Circle the Party Store, can be read at: https://sites.google.com/site/bradroserhpchapbook/ Audio recordings of a selection of Brad’s published poetry can be heard here: https://soundcloud.com/bradrose1

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