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Martha-The Rewrite Chapter Thirty

It’s sunny and the gallery is at its brightest. I am wearing the white dress again and the sun on the pale cotton brightens me. I sit on the stool...
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Martha-The Rewrite Chapter Twenty Nine

The whole world changed when I became pregnant. I bet everyone says that. I love a good cliche. But mine really did. I started off with a boyfriend,...
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Martha-The Rewrite Chapter Twenty Eight

If you ever get the opportunity to fuck an acrobat, my advice to you is to definitely fuck an acrobat. He had asked to meet me for a coffee the next...
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The Net

"Shut up, bitch," I say. Don't know when or how but calling a man a "bitch" is commonplace among us, said in jest, mostly, not always. Man says...
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Trout

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The Day is Almost Over with Vocals

https://soundcloud.com/hudsonmoon/the-day-is-almost-over-ii The day is almost over I haven’t done a thing Been staring at some work of mine with...
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cock robin

Who killed Cock Robin? We, said the workmen, with chainsaws from our van, we killed Cock Robin. Who saw him die? No one - he could still fly, find...
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An Odd Customer

Image: Wikimedia Commons
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The Christmas Following

A strange MI-6 (?) episode 1962/3 - pic: no © issues Heaviest winter snow on record - travel almost impossible!
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Run Danny Run (Chap. 23 Completion & Epilogue)

Yes, lots of room for one more. The five of them huddled over the table and talked about when Danny might be coming home to stay. They knew the...
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Martha-The Rewrite Chapter Twenty Seven

“Mum, dad wants me to go on holiday with him this year,” says Sash as she holds my arm as we walk through town. “Well that’s ok darling, you’ve been...
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Martha-The Rewrite Chapter Twenty Six

Today is the actual longest day of my life. Seconds grind against me like ill fitting cogs that clunk over each other as they turn. Minutes linger,...
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Martha-The Rewrite Chapter Twenty Five

Six months after Keith died, I went to live with my nan for a while. She was my mum’s mum and she lived just outside Margate. I’d been there a couple...
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West is the best?

I could go no further east Birthed near the breakers Toes on the reef edge Limited by the cold sea I looked to the west And lost myself in the...
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Time

continuing the exploration of IS
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Lénorme Mort (short story)

Comedy: boy meet boy, Boy tells boy that sex might kill him. Boy discovers that is his exact fetish. A millenial "love" story
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Just Down the Road Apiece in Palmetto

As the whole watching world is aware, we have an epidemic of murders raging through America. Assault weapons remain readily available and sturdily...
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Cinderblock Graffiti

A mother recounting her visit to her jailed teenage son - a boy who's done something unthinkable. Second draft - let me know what you think.
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Moving Forward

This grief is fresh like the air that I breathe, upsetting my equilibrium; leaving me unbalanced, refusing to cease; why am I so sensitive, consumed...

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