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Taylor Shaw

First published in The Tech on February 11, 2016

I had started the second semester of my sophomore year, and it was going fine. I had all of the test dates in my calendar. 1,129 more words

A Visit to the Hospital

Where The Story might start…

Since gangrene took the neighbour, we’ve relocated to the private side room. Now, visiting hours have been relaxed, no-one checks my protective clothing and I’m left unsupervised. 657 more words


Friday Fictioneers -- Discarded Vegetable

You’ve agreed with each other, five years is long enough. Your voices ¬†tunnel through my ears into my bruised brain.

The doctor says, “If by some miracle your mother regains consciousness, she’ll be a vegetable.” 85 more words