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Rush




Little brown sparrow,

the song rushing from your beak

startles a cricket.

5-7-5

Startles

My startles are as hefty
as a thick bowl of stew
with all the fixings
i don’t just scare
i jump out of my skin… 36 more words

Poetry

Standards (Part VIII – Trainer Standards)

In the firearms training industry, butthurt is a common condition. There’s quite a bit of it going around right now. The current crop of butthurt, as usual, revolves around equipment, technique, class organization, and philosophy. 1,078 more words

Firearms

Huntress of Destiny [part 17]

~*Day two*~

Hera

We’re further along then I thought we would be, I put away my bed roll and we keep walking, the snow is melting slowly but the fact that it is melting at all is nice, the wind is warm and some birds are starting to sing, though the songs are lonely and left without response. 584 more words

Fiction

BE A STAR

Be a star.
And startle.
Be dependable.
Be who you are,
your very heart
unrendable.

Poetry

Your Dog's Fear Is No Joke

There is no denying that sometimes our canine companions appear to be afraid of some rather strange things. Many things that cause our dogs to startle, flee, or growl can seem trivial to us, such as images or videos of other dogs, their reflection in a mirror, statues, balloons, kites, costumes, etc. 792 more words

Dogs

My Little Friend

the mouse is curled up
into the fetal position
and stuck by it’s side
to the sticky pad
i was asked to put out
for him-i did it without… 128 more words

Poetry