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Issue # 8 September 2012
"... brevity is the soul of wit ..."
- William Shakespeare


Brenton Booth is a thirty-three year old writer of poetry and prose. He resides in Sydney, Australia. After reading Chekhov at the age of eighteen, he decided that writing was the thing for him. His work has also appeared in Camel Saloon, Mad Swirl, Underground Voices, and Gutter Eloquence.

Brenton Booth

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Big Sur

I no longer hear
I no longer see
& the clouds are
below my feet
& the sky is perfect blue
& all the angels
smile now,
as I touch the
heavens with my fingertips
& know goodbye.