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Tuesday Chatter by Darlinleo

Growing up beneath Tennessee skies, surrounded by a multitude of waterways, I thought I knew the color blue well. Blue can be frothy, almost as white as the clouds on a bright April morning, or deep and temperamental, nearly black, just before winds stir up a poisonous yellow-green that means tornadoes will soon start grabbing at the land. 443 more words


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How is your work going for 'Local Color'? Want to workshop? Have any questions about the contest?


People have criticized Arabs and Muslims in my presence. Am I offended? Not one bit. I listen to what they say and, sometimes, I agree with them. 132 more words

Topic Post --- Week One, March

Local Color

Regional fiction took the world by storm in the late 19th and early-to-mid 20th century, and put American writers on the world literary map. 349 more words

Topic Post

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#gowrite, y'all!

In My Humble Opinion...

Not so long ago I renewed an acquaintance with a person I knew over ten years ago (when I never thought I’d be old enough to say that!). 1,065 more words

Inspirational Quotes

The fact that you harbor ill will towards no one doesn’t necessarily mean you don’t have enemies who would take great pleasure in seeing you fail. 209 more words

Poetry / Quotes

The Genesis of Wanderlust

This is the twenty-fourth winter I’ve spent in this town

and I’d rather there not be a twenty-fifth

Despite the laundry list of shit it takes to move myself from this abyss… 51 more words

Creative Writing

Bimbos - Novel excerpt (unedited 1st draft)

This is something I was working on a while ago, but it’s on hold. This is not the one I’m working on for class mostly because I don’t have the specifics of the story worked out. 1,780 more words