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Unneeded

Sue sat on the table staring down at the thick pea stew and the aromatic rice on her large flat plate. The smell of the meat soup next to her was sickening and she pushed the bowl away from her, and picked up her spoon to eat. 615 more words

Scribbles

Willie, Without Her

In the realm of true love, there is no ‘one size fits all’…

Willie’s bare cheeks are glowing by the time he walks into the Oleander Center. 3,581 more words

December-May Marriage; Love Story; Fiction

Graceland, Part I

“The Mississippi Delta was shining
Like a National Guitar
I am following the river
Down the highway
Through the cradle of the civil war
I’m going to Graceland . 1,190 more words

Pink

The night before my father died

My very whole hands held his

He glanced at me softly speaking

All is pink, at the in of me… 8 more words

Poetry

From fun and games in Rome to umbrellas, conkers, and galoshes in Kent

This post could have been sub-titled ‘Adventures of a travelling teacher,’ but really the title is quite long enough already. It seems I have inherited Dad’s love of the long and verbose sentence. 1,554 more words

Fathers And Daughters

Forever Superman ♥ Superman Forever

It is quiet
not peaceful
Just quiet

Morphine sleep
not restful
Induced sleep

Vigil in the darkness
not comforting
Dreading the silent darkness

Feels lonely… 57 more words

Poetry

The Word Exchange: A Novel by Alena Graedon

Paranoid much? Do you love words, and fear that the world is full of people who use them badly? Are you convinced that ebooks and downloaded music will destroy our current model of “owning” creative works? 510 more words

Adult Fiction