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The Dark Pool of Lamia

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Lamina wrapped the mottled scarf around her light frame, enjoying the silky sensation as the soft cool hide hugged her contours. She didn’t have need of mirr...

An Ending.

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Without a single glimpse back, David quietly closed the door and walked down the sidewalk and out of her life.

Respawn

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Respawn. Where am I this time? More importantly, when am I? I look around. To my left is a medkit and to my right is a box of ammo. I flip open the cardboar...

Winter in a Nutshell

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You don’t have to shovel rain. I don’t ski. Photo by lostinmiami

Snowfall

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arms wide and eyes closed she raises her face skyward frosty flakes delight Photo by giraffe_756

Down the Hill

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“You wax the flyer? It’s all shiny.” “Yuppers. Cooking oil this time. What about you?” “I grabbed Uncle Mikey’s klister. Should make Old Woody fly.” “Race...

Blankets

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“But we have to keep warm,” Jake pleaded as he dropped a pile of blankets on the couch. “Nice try,” said Marnie, hands on her hips. “I’m not getting naked a...

A Beginning…

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Amy wiped the blood from the corner of her mouth and flushed the toilet quickly before her mother asked questions. Photo by Jo Naylor

The Sentinel

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My name is Gracie and I am the Sentinel. I sit on the back of the Alpha’s throne and keep watch. His territory is vast and I must be vigilant. The rear court...

A Return to Longhand?

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I spend a lot of time reflecting on my process: what works, what doesn’t. That kind of thing. Such naval-gazing is a wonderful alternative to actual writing....

What Am I?

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We’re twins, you and I. We are so much alike. We have both our positives and negatives. My yin to your yang, so to speak. Alone, we are powerless, but togeth...

One Last Letter

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Ricky checked his mailbox everyday at just before noon, rain or shine. He’d done this for as long as he could remember. Clip the leash on Duke, Number Four i...