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I have 75 stories published in 3 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 37682 times and 7 of my stories have been cherry picked.

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Hi, my name is Francis Arevalo and poetry's just a side thing but I hope you enjoy my stuff!

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My stories


I dream of the day where I would sit down and write about something that’s not about you. Because as much as I liked comparing what we had with the...


I’m not going to apologize. Life is too short a time, and too big a place to stay where I was once. And I will not stop until the mountain, stands...

A Once Lived in Home

Dust and paper-thin paint, peeling ink and wood. A tear, a crease and a half-meant smile of a portrait left hanging on an empty wall. rusted nails...


The commute home felt easier- even the crowds provided a different level of comfort. Something about their tired, old faces worn out by the day’s...

my bad

Two and a half years later, and I still wondered how our definition of “forever” meant we’d one day wake up, with nothing but a silhouette and a few...