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An Incomplete and Growing List of Towns That Are {5 Cent} Versions of Their Name Sake

Mexico, Missouri? Nice try, y’all. We’re rattling off an incomplete and growing list of towns that think they’re something special.

Dennis William
November 16, 2018
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{Five Senses}: What Do Your Favorite Songs Smell Like?

What does “The Boys Are Back in Town” smell like? So glad you asked. We’ve got all the answers to your burning synesthetic questions.

Josh Bard
November 16, 2018
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Found Poetry: You Don’t Have the {Sense}

A found poem by N. Alysha Lewis that uses lyrics to uncover the complexities of love, and love gone wrong.

N. Alysha Lewis
November 15, 2018
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An Incomplete and Growing List of Alternate Dimensions I Am Fairly Convinced Exist

How many alternate dimensions are there? Well, a long time ago, we asked Jesse, but now Zach has opinions. And some of them involve Jesse, tbh.

Zach Straus
November 14, 2018
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5 Crazy Facts About Your {5 Senses}

Did you know you can see with your tongue? It’s true. And there’s more where that came from. We’ve got a crazy fact for all of the 5 senses.

Jesse Stone
November 14, 2018
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A Genie’s Guide to {Wishful} Living

Being a genie requires infinite servitude and confinement to an impossibly small living space. Read this guide to minimize your unsurmountable oppression!

Elijah Sloan
November 12, 2018
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Accepting Submissions: The {5 SENSES} Prompt

Want to write for The Prompt? Send us an original 400-700 piece using “The 5 Senses” as your prompt, and we’ll publish the best submissions.

The Prompt Staff
November 11, 2018
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An Incomplete and Growing List of One-Man Shows I Will Not Perform

I’m all for performance. All for hamming it up and owning the spotlight. Alone. But there are a few one-man shows that just won’t do.

Zach Straus
November 9, 2018
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This {River} Ain’t {Lazy}: Four Friends on a Minnesota Adventure

Four friends on a summertime Minnesota river adventure. It’s tempting to make this into some kind of metaphor for life. But is it?

Jessica Lulka
November 8, 2018
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