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The Love Triangle

Katherine flicks the ash off the end of her cigarette absently, her hand shaking ever so slightly. She keeps her eyes on the fellow behind the counter, he seems to be moving in slow motion, and she finds herself mesmerized. … Continue reading

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Dear Daddy

I found a man who’s just like you I swear to you it’s true. He likes to drink and toss back a beer, He’s just like you, my daddy dear. He is funny and warm with a contagious smile, Give … Continue reading

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Give and Take/Writing101Day7

The lie lay between them like a corpse. It was solid and cold and immovable. It was the unspeakable thing in the room and it was slowly stealing all of the air from her lungs. If she didn’t speak soon, … Continue reading

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Because I Was Wrong

Tuesday I have walked by the man dozens of times, if not more. He is there every morning, tucked in the corner of the stairs, away from the crowd, shielded from the wind and the weather that blows in. He … Continue reading

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Love Letter

The paper was worn and fragile and still a bit damp from the spin cycle when I touched it.  I took my time unfolding it-was it something I needed? Forgot in my pocket?             ‘My love, this news has shattered … Continue reading

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Go Ride a Bike

This morning is cool and crisp, unusual so late in May, but I love it. I have chill bumps on my arms-just enough that I am not cold, but refreshed. Alive. I strap on my helmet and swing my leg … Continue reading

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Ah, my darling

He kissed my forehead, wiped my tears. I tried to catch my breath, tried to steady my heartbeat, tried to stop the noise. ‘I’m sorry…I’m sorry I’m a mess’, I said over and over. We’ve been here before, haven’t we… … Continue reading

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Drive

the lights on the highway they blind me still i’m in the car  i’ve had my fill take your hands off me  and let me go don’t leave any marks  and no one will know i can drive all night … Continue reading

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Now I See

I have been looking for you In all the wrong places Waiting to see you In all the wrong faces   I hoped to please you To make you proud of me I hoped to fill that space I hoped … Continue reading

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3 Dogs

Those 3 dogs follow me-Depression, Fear and Anxiety. They lay in wait and watch me still, even after I swallow that bitter pill. Those 3 dogs they have to go, have to hear me tell them no! Those 3 dogs … Continue reading

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