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A Writer's Traces

An empty liquor bottle, a couple of lighters, and then there was the pencil; all abandoned on the train track; a story.

Traces of a writer, you know the kind who writes to be inspired.

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An old weighing scale, probably rusted; a mat; notebooks and pencil: That’s what she carries everyday when she leaves home for school at 8 in the morning. 474 more words


Excerpts, August, 1937 "Nothing Exciting Happens Now"

There isn’t much that excites me more about this process then finding evidence in these pages of stories she has told me many times.  Babu had basically one job in her lifetime and she has talked to me about it many times.  928 more words


things I've finally accepted

i.  You loved me, despite my flaws and mood storms, in all ways I needed

ii.  But forever ends when one gives up while the other still fights… 125 more words


It’s been two years,

and I’m still writing

love poems about

the same ghost story.


Rainbow Snippet for 2-25-2017

Rainbow Snippets is a group for LGBTQ+ authors, bloggers, and readers to gather once a week and share six sentences from a work of fiction–a WIP or a finished work or even a 6-sentence book recommendation (no spoilers please!).   201 more words