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one step closer

TW: dissociation, isolation, dancing, swimming/drowning analogy

When I was little, I always loved going off the diving board. Even when I was a year or two too young at the start, I’d still take the test where you tread water for about 3 minutes to get the little diver’s patch, all so I can jump off the diving board.  1,331 more words

Fish Coat

Image: Trish Jean

Fish Coat
(Trish Jean)

In the clouds
A long way yet
From landing
Out over the ocean
I long to don a… 184 more words

Poetry

DIVE IN, DIVE WITH DIRECTION AND DIVE DEEP

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By Emily Weatherill: Culture Columnist

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How many of you have dived today? Plunged? Immersed? Become engulfed by the tides of your own possibility? 791 more words

Lifestyle / Culture

Diving board

I remember jumping off the high diving board

Even climbing up there was kinda scary

The ladder smooth, shinysilver and solid yet somehow light and insubstantial like it was only a few degrees stronger than aluminium foil… 567 more words

Poetry

Jumping Off a Diving Board WAY Out of Practice

I’ve been MIA for a bit. Sorry about that. Work and life and blah blah blah. But I plan to get back to regular posting for realz in the new year. 2,821 more words

Try Something

Swan Dive

I can’t dive. I can barely fall off the diving board, let alone do a backflip. And I’m totally okay with that.

Anyways, the inspiration behind this picture was a picture of a swan. 50 more words

Pirateaba

T&Art (HAIKU)

I think that we should
call pin-up & burlesque book
sections “T&Art”.

Poetry