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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For David, Who Chose Wisely

So, David has a wife now. When you meet your ex-lover’s wife and children, you all have the same beautiful, awkward question. WHAT IF?

Zach Straus
November 20, 2017
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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
November 16, 2017
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POETRY: The Word Does Not Exist

I️ wish there was a word for how

there are these inset universes

that expand and envelop the world

like walking through…

Zach Straus
November 15, 2017
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Can You Guess the {Dinner & A Movie} Poster?

See what happens when we combine our favorite movies with our favorite international cuisines. Are these puns offensive or is that just the artwork?

Zach Straus
November 6, 2017
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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
October 31, 2017
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An Incomplete and Growing List of People Who “Play Too Much,” According to Teenage Girls Riding on The Yellow Line in 2016 and 2017

DC teenagers don’t bother sparing feelings or giving the benefit of the doubt. On the Yellow Line, they call a spade a spade. These people play too much.

Zach Straus
October 16, 2017
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American Roulette

Another day, another mass shooting. Another senseless act of violence. Another 59 people dead, and counting. It doesn’t stop. Are we all complicit?

Zach Straus
October 3, 2017
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Sermon on the Mount

This is a story about unconventional love. About breaking boundaries and trying new things. And when you have oddly specific visions, following the signs.

Zach Straus
September 21, 2017
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POETRY: Harpers Ferry

A simple hike overlooking a simple town, reminiscent of simpler times. A trip to Harpers Ferry is beautiful for more than just the views.

Zach Straus
September 19, 2017
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