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The Finite Life

I’ve been thinking about life and how much time I have left on this earth a lot lately. Don’t get me wrong, I have no plans on dying any time soon and have no idea when I will die, I’ve just been thinking about the span of time between now and then. 514 more words


Violent Shades of Sewage

With the current popularity of Fifty Shades of Grey, both the trilogy and the movie, I have begun to notice in some online journals, and in some student writing, an uptick of stories about violence against women. 836 more words

Short Stories

Hirsute Roommates

Most days I work from home.

Sure, I miss going to the office to see other people and a different set of walls that those of my home. 438 more words

Creative Writing


From time to time I am going to put up a few short stories I have written. So here is the first one called ‘Alone’ 3,680 more words


An experience of writing in the first person

I remember when I had finished my first novel I really needed a beta reader, but at the time I had no one whom I could ask, and considering the beginning of the book is about religion I wanted to find some people who where fundamentalist Christians to test it out, just so I could see if it was going to cause lots of angst with them. 214 more words


ISG Writing Exercise 18 February 2015 Part II

At every ISG meeting we undertake at least one writing exercise. The exercise is to have three members each pick one word and we then have five minutes to compose a story that must include those words. 666 more words


The Persistant Quitter

So I read something simply astounding today. I simply couldn’t find words to express the emotions it evoked within me. I was devastated by its intensity. 552 more words

Creative Writing