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Toxic - Chapter 18

“nyoorlins” (January 18) Sierra left Alicia at the Skag, its minimalist art and just-okay coffee, with a spring her step. It was her day off, she’d...
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Toxic - Chapter 17

Alice left Sierra to move in the last of her belongings alone, heading off to the Sunshine Coast to visit Abby's rehab thing at noon.'
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I wanna Be Adored - Chapter 14 - Autumn 1991 - Kill Your Television

“She turned upon him, took him by the hair. Spun him 'roundabout, she pushed him out, Laughing as he feel about Sat down for a drink in her father's...
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chance meeting with a former muse

chance meeting with a former muse it was more than a year since I saw Oonagh there had been other muses but Oonagh was my non plus ultra - s till is...
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"Where have we gone?"

Mask on mask off Battle lines drawn Where only Consideration should dwell Etiquette found In Webster’s Now defunct Empathy as rare As clovers of four...
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"Limited Vision"

Magic shimmers on the edge of periphery Tantalizing humans with its sparkle Teasing wishful thoughts Never to be granted Frolicking fairies Moonbeams...
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My life as an actor, part one

There’s a bench at the top of the Heath where I go over my lines but it doesn’t matter how much I practise I never get them quite right. There’s...
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Poem of the week

teeter

teeter steel-toed foundations deep dug into crusted shores middle-class plastic drift pushes in layered like ageless skin cold hefty monoliths cloud...
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"They Play Unplugged Versions" [Mister Martínez 21]

Exposition, I'm bad at it, as you can see... Image confected by author from CC4.0 licenced work by Michel Zalinsky and free to use freepng.com
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Crazy Diamond (start of 3rd chapter)

They’ve herded us into halls of residence according to the alphabet, but it seems bizarre that one letter in a surname can determine who your friends...
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Fairground

“Passports,” said the man from behind a row of tables. We shuffled along. Farther back, by a wall, soldiers watched us going by, one by one. Their berets, khaki uniforms and Russian assault rifles clashed with our tie-die trousers, hats, bracelets and beads.
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Brewster's Way 4

Part 4 of 4
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Toxic - Chapter 16

dog pt. 3: revenge of the dog - rotten tomatoes score 0% (January 19) Thanh used to take Donald to the zoo when he was little, the one about an hour...
Cherry

Like being in a snow storm without a shovel

I'd already eaten a big breakfast the day I entered the Coney Island hot dog eating contest. The house we were staying in had a good bakery down the...
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Somehow the sea was always there to make you feel stupid

We have bought the campervan the only thing left now is the running away. The last customer to ever use the post office before it closed down bought...
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Brewster's Way 3

Part 3 of 4
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Brewster's Way 2

Part 2 of 4

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