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When’d He Go?

I stepped out of the shack on that summer day to find the ground frozen solid beneath my feet. The trees were stripped of their leaves and the blades of icy grass stabbed in all directions. Cassie’s busted bobcat rested atop last night’s pile of dirt. “Aw hell, Sanford, who woke her up?!” Cassie handed me a cup of … Continue reading

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Prioritize the Writing!

This is the “Flash-Non-Fiction” Challenge from Chuck Wendig. The subject: “WHY I WRITE,” in 1000 words. Here’s what I came up with! _____________________________________ I love the challenge of writing and editing. There’s a formula to every formal document and letter. There are facts to verify, corrections to be made, and biases to keep in-check. When … Continue reading

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The Sacrifice

Hand in hand, they faced each other. Turned around and scared my mother. The twins were dead, so we had thought. They killed one man, and spared the lot. Their arms all rot and foul decay Not one, but two could save this day. My sis and I each grabbed a hand, And faced the two that bled … Continue reading

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Martian Logs

Personal Log: Renee Zucker Day #1 The launch was successful! I was completely terrified. But, our ship, Phobos XII, made it into space in as many pieces it’s supposed to have (I hope). Time to go look out the window and throw up a little. Day #5 It’s my first mission to the Martian Colonies and … Continue reading