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Literary Saturday Prompt #13 – Careless Child

This week’s prompt: “To lose one parent, Mr. Worthing, may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like carelessness.” —The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde   She was just here a second ago. I was collecting … Continue reading

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Literary Saturday Prompt #11 – Final Act

This week’s prompt: To sleep! perchance to dream: ay, there’s the rub; For in that sleep of death what dreams may come. —Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare. It was about your escape From pain and memory From associations … Continue reading

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Literary Saturday Prompt #10 – A Chaste Woman

“I thought her As chaste as unsunned snow.” —Cymbeline by William Shakespeare Bitch brazen hussy. I still hear the words ring out. I walk in the street to stares and sideways glances I am the product of a smear campaign … Continue reading

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Literary Saturday Prompt #9 – Grief

This week’s Literary quote: When sorrows come, they come not single spies, But in battalions! —Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare It was never going to be fair No matter what was said Words were mere platitudes. Fought the … Continue reading

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Literary Saturday Prompt #5

“Most men and women will grow up to love their servitude and will never dream of revolution.” —Brave New World by Aldous Huxley   It was a daily grind there was no doubt about it but it had always been … Continue reading

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