Being a Jew
myself – those first few university parties
unnerving thing to happen.
recently, on a Prague City Bus: Airport to
And no one on the bus reacted.
No one – at all.
(a bit scared, sure)
shut up –
episode I’d like to relate,
no and can be no
dryer doors slam
this guy in Ancient Greece who was
this guy did to protect himself,
didn’t help much
Copyright 2009, Mark Farrell. © This work is protected under the U.S. copyright laws. It may not be reproduced, reprinted, reused, or altered without the expressed written permission of the author.
Mark Farrell is from Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, but has been living in the Czech Republic for more than 10 years. He teaches literature (Children’s Literature, American Literature, British Literature), Composition, and Language (Advanced Level-Proficiency Level) at Charles University in Prague. His work has appeared in many journals throughout the world – most recently in Read This (Montana State University), Dream Catcher (Lincoln, England) and Envoi (Gwynedd, Wales). Selected future publications include: Stand Magazine and Krax Magazine (both Leeds, England).