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Really Different

Dr. Guzman saw her in obvious distress at the side of the road. He stopped the car and rushed to her aid.

“What are you doing here?” he said. 221 more words

Short Fiction

The Unusual Life of the Glowing Deep Sea Fisherman

Anglerfish shine a light in perpetual darkness, but beware: Not all lights lead to safety. Anglerfish use bioluminescence to attract prey in the deep ocean. In… 692 more words


Meet Lionel!

Today is Wednesday and that means a continuation of the ongoing saga of the Cosmic Fish!

Today I’d like to share Lionel’s story…

He knew he should shrug it off and continue on his merry way, but he just couldn’t let it go.  49 more words


This is what it means to swim past the tides.

Past the safety pools of the urchin and the sea star,

away, away from where the water crawls to air. 154 more words

Lifelong Male/Female Bond

during mating, the tiny male anglerfish bites into the body of the much larger female, and never lets go, eventually becoming fused with her body in a mutually advantageous arrangement – she provides nutrients that keep him alive, while he provides sperm for her eggs.


what love looks/feels like (to me)

Love is irrational, like engaging to your girlfriend with a froot loop.

Love is animalistic, like big fish swimming over other big fish for some fish food that you threw into the pond which then attracted droves of other fish, until you felt a memory arise of soma and Gammas, climbing over each other in a futile embrace of material pleasure, but I suppose that that is more akin to lust, or gluttony. 245 more words


Animal Series: Anglerfish

By: Staci Srebro

For my next few posts on this blog, I will be posting artwork that pertains to my future art exhibition at Keystone College. 170 more words