Justin Jacoby Smith is an organizer, web geek, Buddhist, and poet.

"stage 1-1: nick carraway, find gatsby!"

I’ve been playing a lost Nintendo’s video game that someone found at a yard sale, and purchased for fifty cents. Why so special? It’s modeled after The Great Gatsby. A nineties magazine ad for the game reads: “You’re not in the middle west anymore, son. Welcome to the Wild West Egg.” The Atlanticwrites: “At least now we know why Gatsby couldn’t make it to the blinking green light: Sand Crabs.”

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