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Sunday Writing Prompt #238 “Rant”

The rant started not as a soapbox exhibition but rather as an unexpected consequence of the man’s behaviour. Whatever it was he did the result was a rant like I’d not seen before and hope to never see again. He’d … Continue reading

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Writing Prompt #195 “Collage 36 and A World Apart 4” – A Bad Afternoon

She was sitting on the platform of the station looking miserable. It had been a right shit of a day. One of those days where nothing went right. Her head was a series of events, all related and each devastating … Continue reading

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SoCS Nov. 19/16 – Yes

“You’re just a snivelling yes man aren’t you?” the old crone said disparagingly. I stood before her my head bowed in humiliation. A humiliation compounded by my being before her and the village committee. The crone looked down her curving … Continue reading

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Writing Prompt #137 “The Fool”

Image: Luis Roya The teacher frowned An all too familiar scowl ‘You are a fool,’ he muttered Loud enough the back row heard. I sat in the front seat, eyes focused My mind a tizz. What? What? Me? A fool, … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #37 – “Bluff”

Image credit: Yoshiyuki Iwase I saw you fall Your shame written large Your once beautiful eyes dulled. You withdrew Shut down. I understood. Time heals pain Your humiliation acute. I know that feeling It sticks between your ribs Stabs no … Continue reading

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Wordle #36 – Duped Again

This weeks words – Halo, Susurrus (a soft murmuring), Deep, Bijou (something small, delicate, and exquisitely wrought, a jewel) Helical (spiral, having the form of a helix), Chasm, Orchid, Fall, Etch Copper, Root, Effable (expressible) I should have known better … Continue reading

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Poetry Prompt 42 – Reprimand

You stepped way out of line today. Was it necessary to embarrass me as you did? I was doing as you asked. Why was your action warranted? You stepped into the line I was in, You grabbed me by the … Continue reading

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Poem 72

What a Psychopath Sees. Tell them you bumped your head on the door, You probably deserved it anyway. Teach you to cross me I’ve told you before I like my dinner hot, It’s not my fault your face Keeps hitting … Continue reading

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