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    The Tumbling Mother

    “Helen, you don’t have to do this.” “But she’s alone! She’s been alone down there for thirty years!” “She’s not down there, Helen. They fished her body out at the same time that they saved you....
    May 4, 2015 11063 0
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    It was a slow burning oak fire.  Rich, viscous smoke drifted away from the campsite on a lazy wind. In the hours since sunset, the flames had seen Walter and Kenny through a dozen beers and...
    January 26, 2015 11931 0
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    I’m Coming For You!

    I know you’re there. You can’t run, you can’t hide. It’s time for you to die. I’m coming for you. I laugh as I see you run upstairs. I can hear a door slam shut. It’s...
    January 21, 2015 11528 0
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    The Old Zoo

    Everything felt new in the rain.  Behind the impenetrable mist lurked not just the world that is, but the thousand thousand worlds that might be. Humans are not the only spiritual beings.  Where life radiates, residue...
    January 11, 2015 13773 4
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    Unbound: A Soft Crazy in the Room

    My goal with this article? It is to inspire everyone to share their 'bad' poetry as well. Let's start a literary explosion of our deepest feelings and impulses together and relish in the freedom of expression!...
    December 27, 2014 9642 0
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    ‘The Fight Before Bedtime’

    ‘Mom, can you come here?’ ‘No Jimmy, please go to sleep.’ ‘Mommy, there’s a monster in my room!’ ‘No, there isn’t! Go to bed Jimmy!’ Jimmy Swan gulped as the monster cackled.  It was standing in...
    December 24, 2014 9787 0
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    ‘Try And Escape’

    You’re trapped. You have no idea how you got here. Someone put you here, someone wants revenge. If you want to live, you must escape. Don’t hesitate, run when you see your chance. You will be...
    November 30, 2014 9478 0