Inspiration Point (work that responds to our weekly writing cue)

Mitzi's Slice of Life

Today was gonna be a lucky day for somebody, most likely Fritz. Mitzi slept in and was in no rush so she took her sweet time doing her makeup. She...
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Bighorn on the Rocks

*/ Forty plus years ago, on a startling, clear August afternoon, I was smack dab in the middle of everywhere, the Grizzly Mountains of Montana. To be...

Trembling soul

There will always be clear-cut moments in the life of a human being where he has to face the meaningless of life. While only a few seconds ago...

Fulfilled

We had been overwhelmed. We had cursed our coming creation. Get the goddamned thing over with. We resisted the urge to push. We were Full and ready...
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Shooting The Engineer

I keep shooting the engineer. He laughs and pulls his bullet ridden body off the linoleum tiles and says, "one more shot". When I paginated my...
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The first step

It isn't that I'm not aware of her. In the background she is always present. As well in my dreams, as well in my daily activities, in my job, in my...
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comfort and joy (another go at this)

beside a garage the magnolia grew in grace, still-dance of slender curves, smooth grey stem arcs, loose laced, spacing light. Buds slept - tight...