Zach Straus
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Zach Straus peaked at 15 and is mostly held together by masking tape.

From the mind of Zach

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An Incomplete and Growing List of People My Dog Seems to Love More Than She Loves Me

Dogs love everybody, don’t they? And not that he’s jealous, but Zach has been keeping a list of all the people Norah loves more than she loves him.

Zach Straus
January 16, 2020
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An Incomplete and Growing List of Collective Opinions Held By the Men at the Table Next to Me in This Phillipsburg, New Jersey Panera

Are we in favor of Minka Kelly or against her? What about jihad? So many opinions, so many sandwich-soup combinations, so little time/shame.

Zach Straus
January 9, 2020
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An Incomplete and Growing List of Literary Restaurant Chains

Answering the everlasting question: What if book titles were combined with chain restaurants to create a deliciously literate “before and after”?

Zach Straus
January 7, 2020
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POETRY: For Andrew and What Could Have Been

I kissed you once. Is that enough? Is it ever enough? To the lovers like Andrew, who never quite could, but who might have been.

Zach Straus
December 2, 2019
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{Truther Dare} and The Case of the Fateful Flyer

When a beautiful woman mistakenly enters Detective Truther Dare’s office, he knows what she’s really looking for. Like it or not, he’s going to solve this.

Zach Straus
November 18, 2019
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Incomplete & Growing List of Things I’ve Held In My Hands While Crying

When we think of crying, we see a face, contorted and downturned. But what about hands, gesturing wildly or grasping for something? What do they hold?

Zach Straus
November 6, 2019
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9 Misunderstood {Monsters} Who Want to Improve Their Image!

With all the pre-judgments on your admittedly horrifying behavior, being a monster can be such a drag! Try these tips to clean up your image.

Zach Straus
November 1, 2019
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{What If}: Interviews With My Friends About “The One That Got Away”

Every so often you can’t help but think about the one that got away. There’s always ONE thing that doesn’t work. But what if things had gone differently?

Zach Straus
October 18, 2019
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My {Disappointment} Lives in the Basement

Uh oh. Zach got caught sneaking out. Or did he? The story of a resourceful, intelligent, and utterly SHAMELESS young man’s triumph over his loving mother.

Zach Straus
September 30, 2019
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