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In Other Words, questions…

The small boy asks what I am doing? I reply I am laying pavers. He asks why and I tell him of paths and walkways. He asks what it is I have in my hand? This is a paver I … Continue reading

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In Other Words, twaddle…

The old man sat at his computer and wondered how much twaddle he could produce in one day. For reasons beyond him, his writing generated an audience. Most of his life had been nonsense; so writing about what he knew … Continue reading

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In Other Words, browsing…

I was in the supermarket browsing as one does. In the cereal aisle, the boxes started shaking. Corn flakes mixed with rolled oats in ways that seemed improper. The weetbix and the frosties ran sensuously in out of the fruit … Continue reading

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In Other Words, noisy…

Noisy. I live on a busy road and where noisy is constant. At 2am it’s quiet as if every vehicle is locked away and sound asleep. I don’t hear the traffic so much, but my friend who wants to visit … Continue reading

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In Other Words, library…

From the moment of opening, the steady stream begins. Returning adventures near and far, facts and figures of every description. In a far corner a man huddles and takes in the daily news. A woman in the fiction section searches … Continue reading

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In Other Words, unbelievable…

You bastard, you walked right past me. Sorry I didn’t see you I was reading this text. What text? Says I won forty million in the lottery. Unbelievable!!   Written for: https://patriciasplace.me/2018/05/09/in-other-words-unbelievable/

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In Other Words, at last…

At last. At last, the wait was over. Stagnation came to an end. Once again the words could flow. The weekly challenge had returned. Normality was restored; at last, there was harmony within the universe.   Written for: https://patriciasplace.me/2018/05/02/in-other-words-at-last/

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