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Christmas Pond

When my Husband
was living
on the other side

of the world and
our relationship
was a series of

written messages
we used to always… 189 more words

KJP

“Every muscle in my
body feels like it’s
been in the back of

a dump truck, driving
down an alley in the
Chicago Federal District. 92 more words

KJP

Happy Hunting

“My latest
idea
for a

childrens
book is

going to be
about an
overweight cat

that can transcend
dimensions

when he meows
between
the shower… 36 more words

KJP

First Anniversary

I was a basket
case on my
wedding day.

I booked my hair
and makeup the
night before.

I didn’t think of
having a wedding… 131 more words

KJP

Savers

It was 75% off
furniture day at
the thrift store

and we
have a patio
to furnish.

I was looking
forward to it
all day at work… 258 more words

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Skatie

“I found you
skates. Only
Seven dollars.

But I
left them
on the

thrift store
shelf.”

Two days
later he returns.

A pair of blue… 115 more words

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Spell Cast

It was frigid in Chicago. I hugged my father goodbye and left for work. Sun. Snow. Traffic. Chapped lips. Waitress shift. Worn out shoes for crews, black polyester pants frayed on the bottom. 1,001 more words

KJP