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Cliff's Edge (A Free Write)

And she stood alone at the edge of the cliff overlooking the drop off that had recently formed after heavy rains.  Her tears washed over her face until her whole body was sobbing.   484 more words

Mom Would NEVER Have Told Me This!

Unaltered

I love teenagers they keep my ego in check.  The other day, I was enjoying lunch my with preteen and teen kids, man my kids are mean, do they take after me?   623 more words

Mom Would NEVER Have Told Me This!

If ever I blossomed

I didn’t set out to be a “problem child,”

Terrified by the word “Goodbye,”

Nor did I know why I felt alone

In a room filled with people. 140 more words

Mom Would NEVER Have Told Me This!

Sisterhood is For Nuns

My sister takes sugar and cream in her coffee. I only learned this recently.  I only take cream. If you ask me, my sister needs a little sweetening.   453 more words

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As if it Matters

Several projects are calling.  Pick me, pick me.  I scan the table around me, pale pink sunglasses, a clear footed glass with imprints of bees fluttering up the side, a straw probing the air, a straw, brilliant if their is a giant whole in your gums from where an aching tooth was removed.   254 more words

Mom Would NEVER Have Told Me This!