AliciaB

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I have 17 stories published in one collection on the site.
My stories have been read 18845 times and 13 of my stories have been cherry picked.

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My stories

Cherry

The scent of them

I miss the smell of families – Funky, loud, unabashedly visceral. Granddad’s chest hair was wiry; sourly Vinegary, reeked like baked conkers. Nana’s...
Gold cherry

You got the jitters

You are scared of trains buses planes ISIS kids that kick bottles the pimple on your foot next week's deadlines war bankruptcy mugging the woman you...

I saw it in the stars

I am a Capricorn, Yes that's me. Small, lean and goaty, Don't mess with me. I carry the stars in my mind, The world in my step, Gritty and goaty, Yes...
Gold cherry

An ode to Tinder

Swipe me, Right me. Discover I'm Tight, me. Anyway you Like me. I'm alright, me. Do ya like me? I give you my Little tinder pieces; Little firesticks...
Cherry

142 Manor Street

Granddad and I walked perfectly in step on the way home. A still, conspiratorial silence, cut with the crunch of sherbet saucers and the pat pat pat of our boots.

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