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I have 112 stories published in 2 collections on the site.
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Laurie Avadis

Hello wonderful people - my first novel - Ex was published by UnBound on the 27th August 2015. To buy it go to

My stories


I am running

to touch that extra second as the miles pile high and cruel upon my ruined chest

The business of war

You had seen active service in Korea and your eyes drank cruelty from the veins of thieves
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Humbled by darkness

So I called it nothing and that became its name
Gold cherry

Of rain and of shadow

She was made of shadow and I of rain and neither of us were worth saving

Tiny threats

You brush the tiny threats from my shoulders and find new places for me to hide