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Risen Apes: Gearhead

Risen Apes: Gearhead

S.M. Park’s column Risen Apes about being a 70-year-old boomer. In “Gearhead,” Park recalls every vehicle he’s had over the years and explains why he prefers walking.

Risen Apes: All In

S.M. Park’s column Risen Apes about being a 70-year-old boomer. In “All In,” Park and his high school buddies get together for their annual poker event, plus a story about the Dead.

Communiqués From Geezerville: Musings About Death

Corie Skolnick’s latest Communiqués From Geezerville “Musings About Death” talks about a recent doctor’s appointment over Zoom, the passing of Joan Didion, and having a healthy attitude about death.

Risen Apes: Grandpa Windsong

S.M. Park’s column Risen Apes about being a 70-year-old boomer. In “Grandpa Windsong,” Park, surprisingly, gets invited back for a second job interview.

In Review: Antlers and “The Quiet Boy”

Jason Arment looks at what can happen when Hollywood tries to expand a short story into a full-length film, as is the case with “The Quiet Boy” and Antlers.

The Sound of Metal and the Failure of a Narrative Wrapped in a Failure of Sound

Ben Tanzer continues exploring the many facets of “failure.” In “The Sound of Metal and the Failure of a Narrative Wrapped in a Failure of Sound,” he looks at hearing loss. 

Risen Apes: Personal History

S.M. Park’s column Risen Apes about being a 70-year-old boomer. In “Personal History,” Park applies for a job and has an interview, his first in thirty-five years.

Communiqués From Geezerville: How To Be Ninety

Corie Skolnick’s latest Communiqués From Geezerville column “How To Be Ninety” is about exactly that, how to be ninety and crushing life. Meet Aunt El.

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