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Jasmine (An Adaptation)

Note: It’s been a long time since I’ve posted a short story in here. This was written for a retelling/adaptation paper required in my English 11 class last 9 September 2015. 2,092 more words


Just Like Music: "Revolution", 2000

In spite of all the fanfare and worry that took place leading up to the new millennium the year 2000 arrived with little complication. For me 2000 was the year I finally began to make halting steps towards adulthood. 1,311 more words


Go Set A Watchman

The fact that Go Set A Watchman was published at all is a big deal as Harper Lee has, in the past, said that she would never publish another book. 501 more words

Book Review

A DECADE by Jody Moylan

It had been close on ten years since the wedding, a heady summer’s day in 1985 when the bride looked gorgeous in white. He’d remembered pushing the veil back, with four whiskeys already in the tank. 450 more words


I will trust you.
I will believe in you
That you have my heart
And my best interests
Firmly in mind
That you will look out… 187 more words


The Dust of Long Dead Sheep

I almost feel like begging
for the big grand knife or
the slender shivering blade
in these abundant alleyways
filled with uncertain strangers
with cartoon eyes and… 60 more words


The Toxic Unsaid 2

The state of relationships looks really bad, from my side of the desk. Nobody pays me to hear how well their relationships are going, they only pay me to talk about trouble – the end, or imminent collapse, of a relationship. 216 more words