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We all have our own languages here

It has been 15 years. In all that time I have come to know a few things; Everyone treats me differently, whether they mean to or not. Most people treat me as though I’m deaf or an invalid. Very few … Continue reading

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Not What I Expected

Writing prompt: Your character accepts a ride from someone he/she doesn’t know so well. Describe the setting, how is the car/situation different than they expected? She recognized him as her roommates father, she’d met him once before. She would normally … Continue reading

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When the dust clouds settled the good ol’ cowhand contemplated starting a family business and a girl took down the biggest baddie this side of Texas

The boy sorted through the hay in silence, sticking a pitchfork into it, breaking it up, and flinging it backwards. The cattle mooed gratefully as the light brown plant plopped down before them. It was tiring work, sweaty, start off … Continue reading

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