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A Caustic Summer

A new novella. 75 pages. Contact me at bradytighe@gmail.com and I’ll send you a copy. $15. DEFINITIONS: caus·tic ˈkôstik/ adjective: 1. Able to burn or corrode organic tissue by chemical action. “a caustic cleaner” synonyms: corrosive, corroding, abrasive, mordant, acid … Continue reading

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A Caustic Summer (Excerpt)

What follows is an excerpt from the other new book I have coming out tomorrow, A Caustic Summer. “Whom the gods wish to destroy, they first make mad.” These gods of mine have brought forth a season that brings madness … Continue reading

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True Love

Merry Christmas everyone. Or happy holidays. Whatever you want.  She was a dolled up redhead with skin that tasted like urinal cakes drinking cheap gin with a slice of browning lemon and smoking those thin cigarettes that never fit in … Continue reading

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New Proof.

Always a happy day. Still a little bit of polish necessary, but the new book should be ready to go by the end of the month!

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Coming Through Coffee

The nerves reactivated switches flipped a slow drip poured into waiting cups sipped by wanting lips and the lights of my soul have the bulbs changed and burned bright once more.

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A Piano Player

I’m sitting at the piano in a dive bar called The Silver Whistle. On the top of the instrument are a red lighter, and an empty scotch glass with 75 cents in dimes in it. I’m playing around among the … Continue reading

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How Carly Rae Jepsen Let Me Know I’ve Grown as a Person

In December of 2014 I was drinking to excess every single day, had recently quit my job, and had seen the end of a five-year relationship that was at points as close to marriage at times as I was then … Continue reading

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