Tag Archives: Creative Writing

The Department of Unnecessary Disruption showed up last night

The department of unnecessary disruption showed up last night. At my front door. Late. I was asleep. Alone. I heard them kick it in, the front door. I told myself not to be afraid. Like the sureness of a setting … Continue reading

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Tomorrow seems a million years away

“For six months, I couldn’t sleep. With insomnia, nothing is real. Everything is far away. Everything is a copy of a copy of a copy. “With insomnia, you’re never really asleep; you’re never really awake.” ~Narrator~  Fight Club _____________________________________________ It’s … Continue reading

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Things I learned when I was that age

Things I learned when I was that age: How the things to be afraid of don’t hide in a dark closet; how to be silent in the face of rage; how to not stand out; how to run; how to … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

The Beach A moment ago I heard your soft voice calling my name from a pebble on an empty beach Turning it over and again, in my hand, waiting for something more, while a lick of waves against the shore laugh … Continue reading

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Tombstones in black & white

Gotta admit, I’m really pleased with this shot. It took a lot of time for me to get the composition correct at the scene. For me, I tend to look at the placement of the subjects in the photo and … Continue reading

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Someone’s moved into #4

Someone’s moved into #4. It’s a young woman. She moved in a week back now – to #4. I watched from my window. It was snowing that day. Not heavy, just light. A rough looking white cube van pulled up. … Continue reading

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We should talk about those hand prints

We should talk about those hand prints. There they are, high up on the wall and on the ceiling. They’re red, congealed. I don’t bring it up. Neither will you. I know you won’t. We’re going to pretend. Pretend we … Continue reading

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