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Buffy the Vampire Slayer Admits She's Scared of the Dark

Buffy Anne Summers, AKA the wisecracking demon destroyer  Buffy the Vampire Slayer, has gone on record this week to confess that she is still afraid of the dark: 343 more words

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Waiting for Dawn

Wednesdays come and Wednesdays go, but this has not been my best Wednesday ever. It started too early, for starters. I didn’t plan to wake up at three o’clock in the morning. 603 more words


there is a bird

whenever there is flight

and there is a tree

when there are leaves in sight

there is a storm cloud

when there is light… 370 more words


Penumbra: Star Light (Part 1 of 3)

The corn stretched high over Richard’s head. The Autumn twilight turned the heavens a burnt orange as the shadows danced in a gentle wind. The boys had only stopped for a moment when it happened. 278 more words


Locked in a Room With Nothing

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “1984.” You’re locked in a room with your greatest fear. Describe what’s in the room.

No light.  Darkness so complete that you can’t see even a glimmer of yourself.  

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Book review: Good Night, Firefly, by Gabriel Alborozo

Alborozo, Gabriel. Good night, Firefly. Henry Holt & Company, 2015. unp. $16.99.                         ISBN:978-1-62779-222-6. Gr. 2+. P8 Q9

Nina, who is afraid of the dark, always has a night light on that helps her to make it through the night. 179 more words

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Featured Fear: Nyctophobia (fear of the dark)

Darkness. All-consuming black ink, pervading the night…something mankind has fought through the ages so desperately, that the last true darkness can only be found in the most obscure of places, or underground beyond where any man can reach. 225 more words