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A Day in the Life of a Failed Writer
thetangential: 8:15 A.M. -Wake up on the couch partially undressed but still wearing shoes -Look around, think about death -Clean up the various food stuffs that surround my body -Put Sriracha sauce back in the fridge -Hide evidence of my drinking -Plug in and turn on computer that died while watching an NBC rerun I’ve already seen three times -Undress completely, stand up, go to the...