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I have 7 stories published in 3 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 8141 times and 9 of my stories have been cherry picked.
3 of my 17 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 3 votes

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Alexis Renaudat


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The Misery of Flight (3)

I go back to school. It’s an old convent with toothless nuns still lingering in the halls, seemingly floating half an inch above the ground as they...
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The Misery Of Flight (2)

I’m staring at the ceiling in a strange room with the smell of bleach and pine furniture.
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The Misery of Flight

Prefix i worry about dying young. Every pain, ache and dull throb is an alarm. It's carpal tunnel. Lou Gehrig's disease. A heart attack, right around...


They say "He's like a stiltwalker" But I'm unaware if that describes His legs Or The way he balances every day, On the brink of collapse There's...

3 of my comments have received 3 Great Feedback votes

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Posted on Fri, 17 May 2019

The story starts at around 7 years old!
I think part of the agony of the global nomad childhood is that you very rarely get any sort of closure. I practically never got to say goodbye to the friends I made along the way, and this led to a...

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This was refreshingly short

Posted on Wed, 15 May 2019

This was refreshingly short and witty. 

Also, swans are grade-A sociopaths. I'm glad you're calling them out on their despicable identity theft schemes.

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awfully beautiful! i was

Posted on Mon, 17 Mar 2014

awfully beautiful! i was particularly moved by the last few lines
"These lines appear as scars, bloody bars 

within a room that belies freedom"
struck me as particularly well rythmed! 

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Posted in The haven