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I have 37 stories published in 2 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 21446 times and 38 of my stories have been cherry picked.
5 of my 135 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 6 votes

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Kristi Thompson


My stories


Three Note Harmonica

Three notes, over and over On a harmonica As the travelers jostle and grumble He sits by his hat, playing Eyes closed, unaware.

When the River Froze

Frozen, the river is a moonscape, not earthly. Not normal. The ice lies cracked on the water and starlight glints madly in crevices.
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The Language of Dead Flowers

image by Johua Veitch Michaelis, source used in acc with CC BY SA 2.0 Some flowers wilt softly into mulch. Others crackle and prick like autumn leaves Or cacti.

Not a Night to Die

Do not choose Halloween to jump from high When spirits break the veil On this night you might fail Spread broom and learn to fly

Bands, Beers and Old Boyfriends

Bands, beers and old boyfriends don’t mix. It’s good beer though, malty and brown And it’s only the heat of alcohol going down, That makes me feel...


5 of my comments have received 6 Great Feedback votes

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That. Um. Wow. I don’t know

Posted on Sat, 02 Jun 2018

That. Um. Wow. I don’t know whether to laugh or be horrified. Poor Drake. And Loretta. (In my head, Drake and Loretta become friends, Bedlam eats Drake’s mother, and everyone lives happily ever after.)

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Posted in And? - Bedlam

1 Vote

Sharp precise words, hard

Posted on Mon, 14 Oct 2019

Sharp precise words, harsh situation.  I hope you get good news.

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Posted in Consulting the Runes

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This is stunning, and

Posted on Wed, 20 Jun 2018

This is stunning, and important. Been there, rings true, and I know for blokes the stigma takes its own particular vicious form. Hang in and keep writing.

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Posted in The Iceberg

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This is just lovely.

Posted on Tue, 19 Jun 2018

This is just lovely.

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Posted in I have an imaginary daughter

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Really solid writing, and I

Posted on Tue, 02 Jan 2018

Really solid writing, and I like the shape of it.

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Posted in The Journey Back