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Festival of Drabbles 2015

I LOVE 100-word stories! Well, obviously. Or else I wouldn’t have written 100 Nightmares. This is why I’m proud to announce that I am a supporter of the First Festival of Drabbles 2015! 149 more words


kite in flight
with such jealousy he watched
with such joy he saw it fall
narrowly skimming
above the ground
no accounting
for the one holding
the end of the string

Very Short Stories

Famous blue raincoat - a love letter to New York

I have always wanted to visit New York. Ever since I was a teenager, I have been deeply fascinated by the gravity, the grace, the immensity of this city. 1,758 more words

Stuff I Write

Death of a Dragonfly

When we used to know each other

we would often remember

that day we were together in the summer house

near Alexandria

not a care in the world… 163 more words


The Morning Ritual

For most of our lives we woke up to the well-trained voices of radio newsmen

solemnly announcing all the Important Things that



While we succumbed to frivolous sleep dreaming… 114 more words


Albert Bridge

The last seat on the bus was occupied by a large, white, patent leather handbag, liberally embellished with sparkling diamante bling. A slim young woman in a low cut, candy pink top sat next to the bag. 856 more words

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Other People's Questions

What are your plans once you get your degree they ask will you teach will you write will you be really happy and really successful and will it all be really really great? 161 more words