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'Figure in black'

In the wee hours and late into the night, I’m haunted by a ghastly figure in black. It stalks and mirrors my every move; forever lurking just behind my back. 88 more words

Different Perspectives

I’m an abysmal excuse for a human.

– Aniket More 21 more words


'The undertaker's bauble'

A tiny blue marble with swirls of green. Twists of brown, and of sights unseen. It’s shimmering surface is obscured by a haze. Both light and dark, our standard of days. 73 more words

Different Perspectives


When I was a boy, I feared Him

I prayed that I never would near Him

I thought of him little

Before my bones turned brittle… 109 more words


The Forest

You feel safe as you traipse alone, drunkenly, from the road into the first fair branches of the forest. Only the moon, rapier silver, lights your way, as you wend through trees to that familiar clearing. 211 more words

Creative Writing

A ghost.....

A ghost is not a spectre,
it’s just someone you remember


Goodnight Moon

I finished Karen Russell’s collection of short stories today. For the past ten days or so Russell has been entertaining me with her stories on my way to and from work and pretty much anywhere else I choose to drive. 563 more words

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