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Windows to the Soul

Prompt Day #101: Write a piece about the pennies placed on a dead man’s eyes

I took only the slightest liberty with this prompt–due to inflation, I changed the pennies to silver dollars. 1,840 more words

Writing Challenge

unmarked graves...

it was just black and gold
what did she care about such things?
that dam burst long ago into the sea
hollow space inside your chest… 26 more words


The Sky and Tomorrow

This post could go in several directions, but the one that tops everything for me is the effect an author can have on a reader.  It all began with a post I did four years ago about a distant cousin, … 546 more words


Yreka: There’s Real Life Beyond the Motels

The Yreka, California chamber of commerce is not going to tell you about this walk. Usually I walk downtown, where everything is closed, except for the bars. 380 more words

Behind the Book

Society has buried those branded outcast in unmarked graves, at cross-roads, and outside the cemetery fence. Crossbones Graveyard is a famous, or infamous, example. 90 more words