Miriam

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I have 7 stories published in one collection on the site.
My stories have been read 3307 times and one story has been cherrypicked.

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Miriam Laverick

My stories

Great Uncle Kenneth

He has a hump on his back and is missing a thumb. Trapped in the sawmill when he was young. He stoops over the table Drinks tea from a tiny cup Dwarfed in his coarse fingers.

Nana

Nana and I knit. I sit on the red puffe at her feet. She is mild when no one else is here. When I drop a stitch she picks it up.

Grandma

We play drafts and I always choose the colour We watch Gone with the Wind because she says it’s my favourite We eat mince and dumplings because she says its Dad’s favourite

Sumo Sister

She is a little baby sumo Owl eyes and light wisps of honey hair. I tease her by withdrawing my face As she leans to suck my nose. She flops forward but isn’t ruffled.

Bird Lady

The old lady wears tube socks, That stick out from scuffed black boots

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