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In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Third From the Top.”

The third line from the third blog:

“My mother’s mother had the work ethic, and she had passed it on to my mother, who had just retired, and who missed her job in the same way, as she put it, a cow misses its pen.” …

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I was browsing at Wattpad for SciFi writing prompts when I discovered a new official Wattpad Science Fiction Competition. While I like the other group I wrote with, I struggled with the mature adult themes required. 108 more words

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Persephone and Hades

Hades stood motionless. It was always the same. He could’ve protested, but he knew it would be to no avail. This was the deal; a bargain struck which seemed forever ago that she should leave him for a time. 326 more words

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A Chance Meeting with the Aliens

“Do you believe in Aliens?” this is the text message I received from an unknown number. I ignored it and seconds passed when my cellphone beeped again. 2,129 more words

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Push.

It was snowing, and the car was spinning out of control with every tire rotation. I held my breath and watched him drive. Watched his feet. 662 more words

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The Nick of Time: a short story

If I’d done Benson’s once, I must have done it twenty times. I’d been in and out of that shop so often, I almost felt as though I owned part of it. 2,494 more words

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