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Fahrenheit 2017

Rebecca Anne Renner


“You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture.

Just get people to stop reading them.”

– Ray Bradbury

My students groaned when I passed out the books. 1,435 more words


sick sheep

There lives in a mansion far, far away, a Physician, greater than any who came before Him. His fame ran everywhere, drawing many to Him. Multitudes carried their sick, laid them before Him, and brought them back fully restored. 843 more words


My inspiration: old hamsters and lame goldfish.

Whenever we go to a pet store, we look at all the critters. Because we have owned various hamsters over the years, we spend a little extra time looking at them. 916 more words

Bystanders (100 word story)

It started out as a  scuffle between two teenagers, but she recognised the menace in his eyes.

She felt uneasy as the tired women, unemployed men and unkempt children left their bored lives to gather around. 70 more words


Letting Lazy Win

The alarm for 7:00am goes off. It sounds like there’s a skinny tenor right by my bed warbling soft la la las, and while I’m still unaware that this is literally my wake up call, I convince myself that he actually sounds pretty good – UNTIL those  410 more words

one bit

life chafes.

said-things corrode.

landfill tumbleweeds grow

tumors to anchor

in the deeply-there soil of not


Image By GorillaSushi from Aurora, IL, US – Gracious Bag, CC BY-SA 2.0, … 8 more words