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An Unrequested Departure

“I’m not very good at dying. You get very little training in it and, as far as I know, you only get the one chance so if you muck it up, you don’t make the proud exit of your dreams but sort of shuffle off in an awkward clumsy way which does little for your reputation, once you are no longer there to safeguard it. 678 more words

Life

Love the Fool

Learn to love the fool within you.  The fool that over thinks, loves too much, cries at nothing, is hurt by everything, dwells on the past, worries about the future, fights internal battles and stumbles often. 21 more words

Creative Writing

Rough Draft: The Writing Process Part 4

Writing Process 4: Rough Draft

In the last post, I went over how I outline and I’m guessing it is more detailed than the average writer. 960 more words

Writing

Poem of the Day -- Clamber from Escape

Clamber from Escape

Slip slide mud drawn whiskers hiding exclusion

Taken away and hunted, scratched in trench design

A tunnel hiding, caged in feelings

Crafted to award correction 71 more words

Poetry

Poem of the Day -- Clamber from Escape

Clamber from Escape

Slip slide mud drawn whiskers hiding exclusion

Taken away and hunted, scratched in trench design

A tunnel hiding, caged in feelings

Crafted to award correction 71 more words

Creative Writing

Reflection (Short Story)

I wrote this short story when I was sixteen years old, for a creative writing assignment in high-school. Enjoy!

Ivan stared at the golden mirror like a snake pinpointing its prey. 1,000 more words

Creative Writing

Six On The Sixth #3: Luck

Excitement
“Wear your lucky shirt,” they said.

Joy
I agreed, excited to wear it.

Courage
I stood before the slot machine.

Anticipation
I was confident. I was energized. 16 more words

Writing