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Wolves in Human Clothing 

The village was quiet, it was a pleasant evening. There was a nice, cool breeze and the moon was high above illuminating the sky. It hadn’t been an easy place to find but Lisa was happy to have made it. 451 more words


# Untitled 46 (Sail On)

I didn’t care for it –

the sonnets in simple minds.

But you flood in.

Too late,

already baited;

the call-to-action is clear.

                                                                       Sail. Steer. Stifle. 38 more words



The reeds swayed in the gentle wind and the morning sun reflected off the water behind them. It was a calm morning, with dew on the blades of grass that left a pleasant scent in the air. 475 more words

Flash Fiction Stories

When the Dark Trees Sizzle

I walk to work
The same hour each day
And make a time-lapse film
Frame by frame
To capture the passing year.

Buildings fall into vacant lots, 248 more words


The Bard: The Third Watchman From Beowulf

Saturday, 10th July, 1993 (Thirteen minutes to cue)

“Put the suit on”

“But I don’t want to put the suit on”

“JUST DO IT.” He looked up at the production assistant with a browbeaten, world weary expression. 2,474 more words


Hawaiian Lunch

It was late, I was late, she was late, everything was late and it was perplexing. Colin was a man who liked to take his time about things, he once spent a whole weekend debating whether it was advisable for a man of his advancing years (twenty-three at time of the experiment) to be seen in public with a pocket square whilst wearing trainers that although leant more towards the street style, gave off an impression that Colin was a casual runner. 2,108 more words


Autumn Favorites

These are my favorite fall decor items, in real-life settings (that’s where you let me off the hook if there are kids in the picture or random shoes). 890 more words