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Separating the Real from the Counterfeit

When I was a young pastor, I had such a burning desire to please the Lord and build a great church that I could not separate the real from the counterfeit. 1,105 more words


I Want to Draw a Line from Point A to Point B.

I want to draw a line from point A to point B.

Hm let’s see, where’s my ruler- the one mummy bought for me. And my pencil- ah, aha. 663 more words


My wardrobe

I open up my wardrobe
And look at what’s that I should wear today:

  • Part of my sexuality on the lower shelf
  • Secret desires hanging on a peg…
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of walls

“I’m sure he didn’t mean it that way. Maybe he was just joking!”

“No, he wasn’t making a joke. I could tell. Besides, words have meanings. 206 more words


Remembered Something Important

I just remembered (on reading the first page of The Guest Cat by Takashi Hiraide) one of the original aims I had when I began to write. 84 more words


Funny Girl

The city flows in her,
a bloodstream
of headlights, sulphur and broken glass.
Its song is so sweet, so sad,
like birds in a cemetery, 73 more words