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Thoughts on Short Fiction: Angus's Top Five Short Stories (of the Year)

Let’s get straight to it: I cannot make a list of my five all-time favorite short stories. That is sheer torture considering the small number of spots to fill. 967 more words

Short Stories

NEVER drive through flooded roadways. Here's why #NatlPrep

NEVER drive through flooded roadways. Here’s why

Turn Around Don’t Drown #TADD #NatlPrep

Don’t wait. Communicate. Make your emergency plan today.



(Inspired by Joyce’s Ulysses, which I struggle to read in its entirety, but on which I have not completely given up.)


I am drowning in the sea-green sea; 83 more words

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I Was Ready to Give Up But You Kept Holding Me Down

I succumbed to the raging waves and they brought me out to sea. They crashed over me, over and over. I couldn’t breathe and my lungs gasped for air but I couldn’t reach the surface. 40 more words


Sink or Swim.

I’ve been trying, trying to consume myself wholly into the only things I know to love; books and literature and soul-entwining scenery. But with every enlightenment comes a sinking, pleading, draining feeling of despair as I’m reminded of certain things in my life that somehow correlate with the things I find beauty and peace in, and then I’m lost again. 17 more words

Silentium Amoris

Mom Admits She Drowned Twin Boys in Bathtub, Tried to Kill Third Child

AVONDALE, Ariz. — Police say a 22-year-old Avondale mother confessed to deliberately drowning her twin sons in a bathtub Sunday.

Officers arrested Mireya Alejandra Lopez after her… 246 more words


7 month pregnant woman drowned to death for #dowry

30 August, 2015

A seven month pregnant woman Rajnati Meena was murdered by her in-laws for dowry. Her parents say that the in-laws had pushed her into a well and drowned her and then told them that she slipped into it. 32 more words

Female Genocide