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Slap in the Face

I can’t remember how long it’s been since I’ve laughed a good hearty laugh. I think I’m even starting to get wrinkles on my face for not smiling or laughing enough. 305 more words

The First Flowers (Haibun - Gauguin Poems)

Maela has always been reckless and emotional. When the miller threatened to kill the litter of kittens he found in the woodpile, Maela bawled and brought them home.   190 more words


There will be times you’ll feel alone.
You’ll come back to your home
Town, but the streets won’t carry
The same gravity that they did when you were… 23 more words

Story: Disillusionment

Well – I’m taking advantage of the long weekend (though as a self-employed person that concept doesn’t really apply) to add to the story pages. It is remarkable how proofreading a dull textbook can stimulate the desire to do something else – boredom is a great motivator. 102 more words


The Time is Growing Short

The time is growing short and we are living in increasingly accelerated times. Times of fast food, fast knowledge, and fast money to satisfy our fast paced lives. 274 more words

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The Reign of Cynicism

Gray shades rumble. Blue enveloped by fierce waves of crashing and flashing. This storm. I’ve seen it before.

Thrashing percussion. Winds pound heart drums. Torrents flood the soul. 613 more words


Paper- mâché Man

Met in the pink light of the late afternoon, you came to me out of a crowd of strange faces beginning to close in upon me. 262 more words