Certificate PG

Parental guidance suggested for children

Big Time Sally

Biding her time she pulls at her hair like a regular cell mate itchy with cooties – having too long in a 9 x 6 fit light-bright staring in her eyes...

Second Steps

This story was published in Fiction Kitchen Berlin, a fine journal if there ever was one. Consider submitting...
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I AM A

I am a product of words exalted by the Lord: “Be fruitful and multiply.” *Genesis 1:22

Evil

Every time I read the news I’m told of something bad - A murder here, a stabbing there and such things make me sad. Oh, here’s a suicidal man of...

Escape the Thunder

I sensed a deep root of love beneath her veneer of toughness honed from days of mental abuse— dad did often so after a night drinkin’ about town. Mom...
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A Slip of the Tongue

Dialect of my mother - oozed from rain-sodden currents in Derry’s Foyle, sailed from Irish Sea into River Mersey. Windswept, weathered, sing-song...

John Wayne Brown - Part IV

Even though you did me wrong, I've written a few poems about you. You came in my house and stole some pills, that was a bad thing to do. You also...
Cherry

Food Banks

I’ve started buying two of things one for me, one for you. Every time I put something in the trolley I see a mouth saying thank-you. I love the way...
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Cherry

The meat counter

The butcher and his vicar wife have stopped eating meat and these days they’re agnostic at best. Their lives revolve around Sundays, meat and God...
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Donkey Kong Country

After selling my Go-Kart, I bought Donkey Kong Country for the SNES twenty-five years ago tonight in 1994. I bought it at KB Toys and I remember...