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People who want to die live longer. People who cherish their lives die early. Our life is the finest comedy.

don't make me feel unimportant

I am not one of those people who sees my GP regularly. I’ll usually wait until whatever is happening gets to a point where it’s absolutely unbearable. 1,045 more words

Coping

Lower Level

I’ve seen them die. Kitchen remodels. An extended vacation. High on a roof watching my son during recess, or between classes. Christmas in an indoor mall, close to the California shore. 159 more words

The Crone and the Ants

We named her the Crone upon first seeing her, for her lengthy limbs and wide trunk seemed to tell stories of old.  It was obvious she was coming up in years and wouldn’t be around forever.  247 more words

Farming

A Better Party [Flash Fiction]

Some guy who writes books posts weekly prompts, from which we’re supposed to write short stories. This week’s prompt is the following lyric:

“Why is it so hard to accept the party is over?”

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Flash-fiction

Presence

I wish for you a bright sun

to melt away all the places of your stuckness

so you can flow into the present with me. 186 more words

Daily Word Prompt

Nobody passes the test of time - 19th January 2018

Time is short.  Our time is short.  Have you done everything you want to do yet?  What do you want to do?

Do you already look back at a life fulfilled?  295 more words

2018