Author Archives: Bruce Louis Dodson

About Bruce Louis Dodson

Bruce Louis Dodson is an American expat now living in Borlänge, Sweden with his wife, cat and dog. He is an artist and world traveler who writes fiction and poetry and practices photography in his less than copious free time. His work has appeared in: Barely South Review - Boundaries Issue, Blue Collar Review, Pulsar Poetry (UK), Foliate Oak, Breadline Press West Coast Anthology . The E-buffet, Qarrtsiluni, Struggle Magazine, Pearl Literary Magazine, Contemporary Literature Review: India, 3rd Wednesday, Sleeping Cat Books - Trip of a Lifetime Anthology, Northern Liberties Review, Authors Abroad - Foreign & and Far Away Anthology, The Path, Page & Spine, The Crucible, Sleeping Cat Books -Trips of a Lifetime, Vine Leaves, Pirene's Fountain,Tic Toc Anthology - Kind of a Hurricane Press, Cordite Poetry Review, Buffalo Almanac and mgv2.

Trump & Putin – Sure as shootin’.

Re: Trump. He’s not a president, he is the CEO of the biggest company in the world. Advisors don’t matter much, they are only politicians, and the people . . . common labor he can hire, or fire. Makes no … Continue reading

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Postcard From Ellie – July 2018

Exciting News. Mio and I now have passports! We are on our way to being international show dogs. This is almost sure to get Hollywood’s attention. Photo below is Mio with a ribbon from a few weeks ago. His biggest … Continue reading

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Amsterdam – Part 3

Amsterdam – Part 3 I’m walking back from my graffiti tour and stop at a temporary  bridge across the Oudezijds Achterburgwal  canal, in front of my hotel.  It’s closed to traffic now – dead water. My first time here in … Continue reading

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Things I learn in Amsterdam – Part 2

  Amsterdam – Day 2 I’m spending the afternoon with Terry, an interesting friend I met 12 years ago—first time Amsterdam. He’s an expat, like me — managing a coffee house now. He was a cook years ago, a stressful … Continue reading

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Things I learn in Amsterdam – Part 1

I’m at Hotel Torenzicht again. I come back every year. This is my 7th visit. The amazing Anna’s tending bar. She’s telling me about pet snails she keeps in an aquarium. I never knew there were so many kinds—all kinds … Continue reading

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Will be off line for a few days.

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Weather or Not

Three months of endless snow, now endless heat in Sweden. RR tracks are buckling from expansion.

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