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Jan. 27, 7p. In his new documentary Gangland Wire, filmmaker and former police officer-turned- lawyer Gary Jenkins will describe the rise...
Jan. 28, 10p. The twenty-piece band transforms popular songs from all genres to produce a one-of-a-kind sound experience. $15-$30, Cabaret Jazz at...
Jan. 28, 7:30p. Featuring Mundo Juillert. Part of the American Jazz Initiative. $15 at the door. The Scullery, 150 Las Vegas Blvd. N.,
by James Joseph Brown | posted August 13, 2014
At the baccarat table
into paper swans
cranes, airplanes, exquisite origami sculptures
one delicate, deliberate fold at a time before tossing
them back with disgust at the dealer, as if they
were spoiled meat or unwanted girl children.
James Joseph Brown is a former ESL teacher, Peace Corps volunteer, National Park Ranger and go-go dancer. He received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where he currently performs stand-up comedy and works as a casino dealer on the Las Vegas Strip.
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