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Like Glass.

my heart
was a total

Found in Slaughterhouse 5 by Kurt Vonnegut.

Writing under Candlelight

Greetings, readers! I’ve returned to my computer after having experienced two days of an electrical blackout on my island! It’s been a rough few days, and save for being able to catch up with my current reading, there was very little of anything that occurred within the span of those days. 707 more words


Cheers Erupt as Puerto Rico Slowly Emerges From Blackout

(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — Cheers erupted as lights slowly began to flicker on across Puerto Rico overnight as the U.S. territory struggled to emerge from an island-wide blackout following a fire at a power plant that caused the aging utility grid to fail. 546 more words


a dreamer
in war,
horrid picturesqueness
his heart,
He was now

Found in page 2 of Beasts by John Crowley.

#apagon2016 Day 2

This is my second draft; the first one got lost because I wasn’t online when I wrote it. I thought that even if I wasn’t using Wifi it would save if I hit the save option but I guess the app can’t hear me without Wifi, so here I go again. 332 more words

Puerto Rico blackout leaves island in darkness for second night

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Most Puerto Ricans faced another night of darkness Thursday as crews slowly restored electricity a day after a fire at a power plant caused the aging utility grid to fail and blacked out the entire island of 3.5 million people. 666 more words


Blackout With A Book Out

Hello, readers.

Today is Thursday. Day two of an island wide blackout. There was a fire at one of the power stations and they shut the entire grid down. 341 more words