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Dear Universe

If you ask the universe, “Universe, offer it up to me,” then, in turn, do you have to accept what is offered?

If you ask the universe, “Is my hair too poufy?” and a gust of wind comes along and blows it in your face, is the answer “yes”? 694 more words

Single Life

Chapter Two- Ankha at the Match

When I arrive in district six, there are a group of Freequilizer protesters gathered out front.  Their chants barely raise above the collective chatter of women waiting to enter. 4,126 more words

Chapter Two

“Guess what?” Cordell called to Stan as he ran up to the school the next morning.

“What?” Stan asked with a yawn.

“My mom and dad said you can spend the night and camp out after my party.” 1,013 more words

Rebecca Besser


Yesterday I went to brunch with an old group of friends. One, let’s call her Red, has a big big stranger than fiction personality. Another, let’s call her Pearl, is gentle, conservative, sweeter than pie, and has the longest eyelashes a human could possibly grow. 769 more words

Single Life

Awkward situations - Chapter 2

Chapter one

Chapter two

I did not see this coming. After what happened, I thought he had moved to another part of the city.
“Funny running into you here” he said.

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Three Boys, Chapter Two, Lexicalgustatory Synesthesia

Three Boys, Chapter Two, Con’t

By Joseph Horner

“Papers?” a guard at the gate said through a massive mouthful of chaw.

Frederick blinked a heavy lidded blink. 348 more words

Three Boys

Chapter Two

The list on my kitchen counter tonight, in my daughter’s sweet slanted script:

  • perseverance
  • resilience
  • grit
  • apples
  • pianos
  • pails of kerosene
  • wheatstock
  • rain

Could she be planning for the end of the world? 657 more words

Single Life