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Friday Fictioneers - Cold River

(Author’s note: Nothing major. Still toiling on 10,000 words. Work’s getting in the way. Here’s today’s fictioneers.)

Cold River

by Miles H. Rost

The winter came early for the people of Charleston-upon-Avonlea. 111 more words

Friday Fictioneers


My sin rolls out before me like a carpet

With sadness I survey its bright array

How often have I savoured its attractions

That led to mindless pleasures in a day… 68 more words


Don't Be Stubborn


He who is often reproved, yet stiffens his neck,
will suddenly be broken beyond healing. Proverbs 29:1 ESV

But my people did not listen to my voice; 470 more words

“There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.”

― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

Some days of testing

Well, of course everything always goes as planned. Or then again, of course not. And when they don’t go the way you thought, planned or wanted, you might get a temptation to just let it go. 460 more words


10k Training Week 4, Day 3

I didn’t miss a single run this week!

Today was a long, hard 3.65 miles.

I didn’t wanna. The Blerch had a really good grip (a comic well worth the read, if you’re not already a fan). 327 more words


I'm Nothing, If Not Stubborn


The walls I’ve built
Are made of stubborn bricks
Very high and invincible
Cannot be taken down
Not even one brick at a time. 173 more words