True story: won a creative non-fiction contest. "Bingo and Black Ice" was published in last issue of subTerrain Magazine. Here's a sample sentence.
"If Dante had lived in small town Nova Scotia in the 1980s, he could have based his vision of Purgatory on smoke-filled bingo halls crowded with doomed souls forever suspended in the state between Winning and Losing."
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