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Sunday Writing Prompt #229 “Collage 37” – Memories

Behind the washed out washing On the worn out old clothes line The woman sits with her morning coffee. It’s hot today, so she doesn’t bother Dressing in any other way than to be cool. Mornings allow her to remember, … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #188 – The Tiny Girl

Image: t1na.deviantart.com The tiny girl walks to the piano The auditorium packed, expectant, She sits and is momentarily lost in the vastness of the space. With the first note We are mesmerised, Glued to our seats. The magic rolls out … Continue reading

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In Other Words, illusion…

Universally he was acknowledged as a man of merit. Pillar of the church, benevolent and generous to a fault. His undoing came as a terrible shock. Underneath the facade lurked a monster. The illusion shattered we struggled to put our … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #13 – Light

Image: Google: Labelled for re-use I’d lived in darkness so long. My past was abuse and ridicule. When I met, you I thought you like everyone else wouldn’t care who I was. But you persevered, hung in there, giving me … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #127: Nursery Rhyme Rifts 06.07.17 – Muffet

image: jo dover, fineartamerica.com The assignment this week: take a nursery/Mother Goose rhyme, tongue twister or song, and give it a new spin. Modernize it, analyze it, hypo–theoreticalize it, satirize it, serialize it, fantasize it . . . then weave … Continue reading

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Music Prompt #6: “The Cave” By Mumford & Sons #musicchallenge #amwriting #music 

There were days I wondered Did you have a heart? Days when the torment Just never stopped. We’d go somewhere Potential to be good You’d find issue in a word Pull me aside, in front of family Berate me as … Continue reading

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Twittering Tales #7 – 6 December 2016 – Dilemma

He came to the difficult part. His abuse. His children knew nothing. Should he omit it? Pretend it never happened. Bury it forever? Dilemma. (140 characters) Written for: https://kmmyrman.wordpress.com/2016/12/06/twittering-tales-7-6-december-2016/

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