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What is life?

What is life?

By definition it remains the condition that distinguishes animals and plants from inorganic matter, including the capacity for growth, reproduction, functional activity, and continual change preceding death. 688 more words


Missed It Until Now

Ever read a passage several times and still miss something? I’m probably the guiltiest of all. (I get a little distracted, sometimes.) But something caught my attention tonight with this passage, Mark 1:40-42: 94 more words


Auntie - Chapter 10: Penknife

At last, chapter 10! We’re reaching the “climax” here, so be in suspense and enjoy! };D

The kitchen was strangely empty.

There wasn’t a smell of baking bread or the sound of gently sizzling vegetables in the frying pan. 1,304 more words

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In the vein of prosaic, daily things…

I was supposed to have a job this summer. I had submitted a large number of applications to just about everywhere within a 20 mile radius of my home. 432 more words

Difficult Conversations

Glory did not want her parents to think that she was not upset that they had lied to her. She forced her face into a frown while narrowing her large feline shaped eyes. 580 more words


Blood donation - pay it forward

Organ and blood donation featured in a recent topic of mine [link]. I had received a letter through the post about how the organ donation system is changing where I live (it’s basically being made opt out rather than opt in). 2,417 more words


Literary Lion: Bloody Nails

My husband binge watches vampire movies every Halloween. Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Interview with the Vampire, Queen of the Damned, Vampire in Brooklyn, even Twilight, although he always goes off on rants about how vampires don’t sparkle in the sunlight, they combust. 231 more words

Short Fiction