Duel to the End #amwriting

Yep, there are some things you shouldn’t do when you’re half asleep and posting is probably one of them because I linked nothing! 🙂

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Keep Your Head #amwriting

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Keep Your Head

I grew up thinking monsters were inhuman. They were the bogeyman in the closet, Pennywise in the sewer, and the unknown grab-monster under the bed. Continue reading

Nightmare Stalking #amwriting

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Thanks to Alistair for providing the prompt for another week of Sunday Photo Fiction. I am last as usual, and the world keeps spinning. 🙂 If you’d like to join in, click here.

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The Princess of Hardy County, West Virginia #amwriting

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The Princess of Hardy County, West Virginia

“Rise! Rise! I am the Princess of Hardy County, West Virginia!” I danced in sunshine between cow patties, velvety mullein, and prickly purple thistles. The rush through the pine grove whispered rain.

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Something of a Dreamer #amwriting

Something of a Dreamer

Elsa was known for digging up obscure songs by famous singers. She’d share the really good ones. After my failed crush on a man who barely registered my existence, she played this song by Mary Chapin Carpenter, “Something of a Dreamer.”

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Take It All Back #amwriting

 

Take It All Back

“Don’t tell me I’m overreacting. You’re nothing but a stupid redneck hick.” As the words escape, Melissa regrets them, but some awful force makes her continue. Meanness molds every word.

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Sky Bruised, Wine Bled #amwriting

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Sky Bruised, Wine Bled

You know how you’re in the midst of a situation and realize while it’s fun, it’s all wrong?

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