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LONELYVILLE
by Mike Topp

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September, October, November.

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The weather, the city, the streets, the stores, plants, animals, people.

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Spotlights, fountains, bridges, parks, bike paths, benches, libraries, drugstores, supermarkets, greenmarkets, the web, cement, steel, glass, brick, grass, trees, bushes, flowers, bodegas, liquor stores, tunnels, furniture stores, smoke.

Eggs, sugar, shredded bones, animal fat, veal, salt, coconuts, chicken cooked in white water, moldy fruit, rice, turnips, sausages in camphor, pastry, cheese (white varieties), cotton salad, certain kinds of fish (without their skin).

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Lonelyville, Atlantique, Dunewood, Fair Harbor, Point of Woods, Saltaire, Cherry Grove, Kismet, Ocean Beach.

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Veniero's, the Kiev, Life, Brunetta's, Hasaki, Mission, Dean & Deluca, Bloom & Krup, St. Mark's Bookshop, Kim's Video, Gem Spa, Two Boots, Love Saves the Day, See Hear, Chimera, De Robertis, the Knitting Factory, Air Market, Mare Chiaro, the Shark Bar, Odeon, Noho Star, the Walters, My Own Shop, New Hung Wong House.

Apples, pears, grapes, peaches, oranges, kiwis, cantaloupes, guavas, casaba melons, mangos, grapefruits, lemons, limes, cherries, bananas, plums, tomatoes (?).

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Sonatas, nocturnes, symphonies, operas, jingles, ballads, rhumbas, waltzes, blues, Gregorian chants, 'tudes, mazurkas, scherzos, polonaises, jazz, folk music, nursery rhymes, rock, new age, bebop, fusion, R&B, hip-hop, house, funk.

Sweating, itching, anorexia, night sweats, dizziness, headache, sensation disturbance, chills, malaise, delusions, depersonalization, euphoria, hallucinations, hostility, libido increased, manic reaction, paranoid reaction, psychosis, stupor.

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New Baden, New Braunfels, New Salem, New Ulm, Schertz, Schuler, Schroeder, Schulenberg, Schwertner, Dundee, Edinburg, McAllen, McGregor, McKinney, McLeod, McLean, McClellan Lake, Allanread.

Grit, Twitty, Marfa, Fate, Uncertain, Flat, Flatonia, Levelland, Cactus, Notrees.

Cut-and-Shoot, Dimmit, Gun Barrel City.

Energy, Smiley, Jolly, Joy, Happy.

The New York Times, The New York Daily News, The New York Post, The New Yorker, The New York Observer, The Village Voice, The New York Press, Artforum, Garden Design, Harper's, Fitness, The Economist.

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Knight Landesman, Jack Bankowsky, Anthony Korner, Eric Banks, Don McMahon, Valerie Steiker, Arthur Danto, Barbara Kruger, Yve-Alain Bois, David Frankel, David Rimanelli, Molly Nesbit, Charles Guarino, Laura Hoffman, Martha Wilson, Roberta Smith, Matthew Marks, Jan Avgikos, Sean Landers, Ida Panicelli, Ingrid Sischy, Robert Gober, Matthew Barney, Lucio Pozzi, Francesco Clemente, Tom Frank, Peter Halley, Robert Rosenblum, Sigmar Polke, Josephine Meckseper, Charlie Smith, Mary Jo Bang, Lisa Liebmann, Damon Krukowski, Walter Kirn, Patrick McGrath, bell hooks, Chuck Close, Raymond Pettibon, William Eggleston, William Wegman, Tom Ford, Philip Johnson, Bruce Wagner, Thurston Moore, Harold Bloom, Greil Marcus, Gary Indiana, Rob Storr, Philip Taafe, Mary Boone, Vanessa Beecroft, Damien Hirst, Larry Gagosian, Ross Bleckner, Tony Oursler, Larry Clark, Daniel Birnbaum, Chris Calhoun, Peter Plagens, George Condo, McDermott & McGough, Linda Nochlin, Mike Kelley, Ed Ruscha, John Waters, Robin Cembalest, Jack Pierson.

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Sparrow, Andrei Codrescu, Charles Simic, Trevor Winkfeld, John Ashbery, David Berman, Hal Sirowitz, Eileen Myles, Paul Violi, Jack Collom, Bill Zavatsky, Sharon Mesmer, Ron Padgett, Robert Creeley, Yoko Ono, Vincent Katz, Sharon Krinsky, Ficus Strangulensis, Steve Levine, Michael Randall, Michael Price, Kevin Opstedal, Brendan Lorber, Anselm Berrigan, Elaine Equi, Tom Clark, Edmund Berrigan, Mike Topp, Amy Gerstler, John Yau, Gillian McCain, Brenda Coultas, Edwin Torres, Steve Cannon, Michael Friedman, Thad Rutkowski, Jim Feast, Ron Kolm, Wanda Phipps, Ljiljana Djurdjic, Novica Tadic, Philip Whalen, Clarence Major, Wang Ping, Eliot Katz, Mei-Mei Berssenbrugge, Jordan Davis, Tina Darragh, Timothy Liu, Sonia Sanchez, Brian Kim Stefans, Philip Levine, Doug Rice, Greg Masters, Spencer Selby, Tracie Morris, Tom Devaney, Robert Bov˘, Daisy Decapite, Lorenzo Thomas, Merry Fortune, Max Blagg, Alice Notley, Joe Maynard, Tom Savage, Sal Salasin, Susan Scutti, Darius James, Denise Duhamel, Tsaurah Litzky, Jill Rapaport, Cydney Chadwick, Murat Nemet-Nejat, Bob Holman, Laura Rosenthal, Alfred Starr Hamilton, Ed Sanders, Anselm Hollo, Gary Lenhart, Jim Carroll, Ted Hughes, Barry Yourgrau, Hunter Kennedy, Jeff Johnson, Rene Ricard, Patti Smith, Charles Bernstein, Jerome Rothenberg, Mike Golden, Kimiko Hahn, Maggie Estep, Wanda Coleman, Simon Pettet, Kenneth Anthony Warren, Joe Napora, Edward Foster, William Corbett, Nina Zivancevic, Joel Lewis, Rosemarie Waldrop, Kenneth Koch, Galway Kinnell, Stephen Malkmus, Daisy Friedman, Samuel Menashe, Katherine Lederer, Gwendolyn Albert, John Wieners, Anne Waldman.

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Aeresol cheese, Muzak, monster trucks, maraschino cherries, artificial Christmas trees, eating at Hellenic diners while wearing elevator shoes.

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Bouncing Around, Jet Black, Exuberant Slew, Pearl Blossom, Disguiseindeed, American Double, Distinctual, Livy, Milliondollarsmile, Ms. Star Duster, Jade Sky, Rose Creek Rose, Mr. Sinatra, Wild Tempest, Private Song, Fire King, Punch Line, Premium, Oro de Mexico, Johnny Legit.

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Blue Velveeta, Goudafellas, Feta Attraction, East of Edam, New Monterey Jack City, Brie Largo, The Fontinahead, Our Man in Havarti, Gorgonzolas in the Mist, The Gruyere of Living Dangerously, I Am a Camembert.

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Name cards, tiepins, monograms, letters, keys, locks, drains, the color red, spots, basins, washing, haircutting, hair-burning, fires, matchbooks, race cards, addresses, newspapers, music scores, telephone directories, phones, papers against a door, doorknobs, hands, cups, breakages, spills, rings on fingers, rosaries, handcuffs, bags, purses, guns, drawers, knives, forks, name cards.

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Harry Reems, Linda Lovelace, Marilyn Chambers, Seka, Jeff Stryker, Christy Canyon, Ron Jeremy.

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