Runaway Parade
     
RUNAWAY PARADE ISSUE THIRTY-SIX, NOVEMBER 1, 2012

replacement /ri-pleys-muhnt/ n. 1. the act of replacing. 2. a person or thing that replaces another: summer replacements for vacationing staff; a replacement for a broken dish. 3. Military . a sailor, soldier, or airman assigned to fill a vacancy in a military unit. 4. Also called metasomatism. Geology . the process of practically simultaneous removal and deposition by which a new mineral grows in the body of an old one.

The Importance of Being A Voter
RP STAFF
The last time voter turnout included more than 60% of elegible voters was in 1968.

The Doctor
AMANDA MILLER
Fiction: A fierce rumbling of thunder blasted me out of my Nyquil soaked slumber. At first I thought the city was under attack.

All or Nothing Heart
AMY DUPCAK
Fiction: You were in “real” love once, too. It happened so fast you couldn’t quite pinpoint the goings-on. Like a car crash. Glass in your eyes.

Metasomatism
JUSTIN ENGLES
Poem:It happened like this: in the din and clatter of the restaurant kitchen. / The music cut through the noise of his work getting done,


Split Romney Debate

KEVIN RUELLE
Cartoon

The First Twenty-Four
KEVIN ABRAMS
Mixed Media

Grandma
PATRICK METZGER
Poem: The quiet wrinkles of your skin are like parchment.
/ This layered paper holds your hands together in a particularly delicate web.

 

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