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Head Wanderings Poetry

The Voice Inside Your Head

The lull. The classic writers’ block. Until I was forced to pick up a notebook I knocked to the ground. My blocks tend to appear when I’m in some kind of routine, stable and sure of my choices. I usually haven’t been challenged a lot mentally. That’s very much my fault. Time to clean up […]

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Back like a boomerang

dear Reader I shred the letters. Or at least, I think I did. I haven’t gone back to look for them, anyway. I don’t even want to investigate my claim now either. Because I couldn’t care any less. I wanted to start with that success from 2018. I’m not truly sure what the grand lesson […]

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The Long Way Home

Five more minutes It’s all fine Gotta find the Long way home. Always the long Way home. Run. Until you run out of road. this is how it has to be. run, run until you find some peace. one thing. falls loose and the whole building falls with it. This isn’t the end. This isn’t […]

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Short Story

Writing Prompt Monday #1

Someone must have seen him, because the police were at his door. He scrambled the velvet curtain shut from his bedroom window, eyes wide in disbelief. Rayan closed his eyes and covered his mouth, almost as if he was repressing a scream. He turned away from the window and sat at the edge of his […]

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Poetry

The Willow Tree

I keep going back To the old willow tree In hopes you’re looking for me. There’s a rope tied to the Branch near the summit Where I hung you Time and time again.

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Poetry

Your Own Misery

Down Down in the depths of Nothingness   You can only look down   The ground trembles The earth is moving Your little hole of misery Throws rocks down A rain of pain.   Bright lights Scream in your peripherals Your soul is determined to see It simply can’t be ignored There’s a hand above […]

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The Phoenix

she breathes in you are better than this she says to anger’s twin revenge, hate and violence are all fighting for the central row to the next outbreak of lightening from the lioness a rage like no other cocked back aim