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Writer's Block

Somehow, empty paper

can speak

a thousand



Choices in a Wood

Because my past is someone’s present, I wrote this: 271 more words


The Art Of Conversation

In the last few months I’ve gone on a few first dates with men, and also been invited to meet the dates that my friends and families are seeing. 443 more words

Original Writing

the Entitled

“Of course, I’m entitled,” Svetleena Finkel shouted, “it’s my 107th birthday!” She was standing on the balustrade overlooking the Moon-Yard, an authentic reproduction of the first interstellar outpost built on the moon. 631 more words

Speculative Fiction

Health Is Wealth

There are times when my health brings me to my knees, both physically and mentally. Sometimes, it does feel like things will never get better – the risks, the waiting, the bad news, the symptoms… It’s hard to put on a brave face when you’re looking at the possibility of a future of pain worse than I’m enduring now. 143 more words


How Do You Read? - The Pleasure Of The Slow Read

I’m a slow reader.

Not slow as in I-read-100-words-a-minute slow. I’m actually a terrifyingly fast when looked at in terms of word count (a consequence of a speed-reading class I took in 8th grade). 1,177 more words