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The Slowest Second

“I love it!” she exclaimed, severing our first kiss and looking down to admire the birthday present.

I was still in shock when she suddenly frowned and held up the pocket watch, aghast, and said, “I don’t think it’s working.” 26 more words

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Porthole: A Raspy Word

“I’m Eliza, pleasure to meet you, Artie.” She noticed his cheeks turn a little bit red as she turned down the street, her steps rattling in the empty morning. 373 more words



****This piece still needs some editing and maybe a complete rewrite but I wanted to get the idea out and onto this screen before it escaped me. 1,643 more words

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The Agent

Lying in bed the sound of the telephone rings in her thighs. ‘It’s him again, I just know it’. Her fantasy drives false thoughts. There is no telephone. 984 more words

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Dinosaur (General) Reflection

 Dinosaur  (General) (Listen while you read)  https://abcofspiritalk.files.wordpress.com/2016/08/dinosaurreflection.mp3

Well, ‘big’ aren’t we! Not for the feint hearted! No.

Did we say big?

Well, once upon a time we were big. 118 more words

New Age

Memoirs of a Hole

Five Short Chapters Dedicated to Lucy

Chapter One

Lucy was eleven years old when she first fell for me. It happened on a casual clothes day at school. 2,129 more words

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Does everything happen for a reason? Or do we give these happenings a reason in order to justify it to ourselves?

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