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    The Changents 8: Indigo Blues 5 – conclusion

    Part 5:  Two Thumbs Down, Well at least according to Nature Critic “Is it over?” I asked FrankEinstein and Waterboy as Cowhand Luke and Insomnia left in Luke’s truck about twenty minutes before school started at 8:00 AM. Before anyone could answer a large group...

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    The Changents 7: Indigo Blues 4 – Hot-head Luke

    “The feel of maternal security from woman’s sweaters and jackets was generally all I needed. I am definitely not the type to succumb to feminine wiles to the point of having midnight laisons with prostitutes. Then again, between gigs of being a Karate instructor from...

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    The Changents 6: Indigo Blues 3 – Student Managers and Waterboys are Unsung and Unlaid Heroes of the Basketball Team

    “Being a waterboy isn’t so bad. I may not wear a jersey for the team, but there is lots of down-time. Then again, any reason to stay away from home is an upshot, to use a basketball term. See, my dad isn’t all that fun...

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    The Changents 5: Indigo Blues 2 – Take a Chill-pill, ProZac

    On the way home from the asylum, I kept obsessing about the vision I had during the recent shootout.  As indecisive as I am, it was still an easy decision to not let Cowhand Luke know anything about it.  As I stared at the lines...

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    The Changents 4: Indigo Blues 1 – The Gospel According to Cowhand Luke

    “A pencil is mightier than even the pen, for it can change a sword into a word” - Lucas Clayton, Sr. “This is not what we agreed on, Cowhand Luke,” ProZac said as my bullet grazed the crazed gunman’s aptly-named temple as he continued on...

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    The Changents 3: Machines of Hypocrisy

    Part 6: Pinch me harder When I woke up, I noticed Waterboy hovering over me. “Do you think you are Sleeping Beauty or something? I didn’t kiss you to wake you up if that is what you were thinking.” I sleepily turned to Waterboy with...

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    The Changents 2: The Machines of Hypocrisy

    Part 4: Space and Arms races As I was trying to keep up with Skitz and Insomnia, I noticed somebody pacing up ahead. Skitz led us to him. He was wearing a ripped-up jacket and looked homeless.  He kept pacing as if he didn’t notice...

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    The Changents 1: Machines of Hypocrisy

    Part 1: When the colorful are color blind “Aren’t you even going to fight back?” the bully said as he pushed me to the ground. Those were the first words I heard on the first day of senior year.  I lay on the sidewalk ready...

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