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Winston Smith

Winston Smith is the pseudonym of a writer based in the western United States.

— From January 1998
Essays, Memoirs, and True Stories

The Search

A swarm of state aircraft were flying grids over the rugged valley where I live, looking for signs of Larry’s downed plane: broken trees, an oil slick in a lake, a signal fire. Like most others, I went about my work, expecting the search planes to find Larry and the children soon, refusing to indulge bad thoughts while there was still hope for good news.

January 1998
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