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Drama Club

For Griff's prose challenge... "Base your story around the cast of characters in a theatre - variety, dramatic, Greek, whatever. Story can be humour, drama, tragedy, mystery... " So, below, a little bit of some of that ...! 1,532 words ...
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/ / Fiction / 10 Comments on Drama Club / 1614 words / /

Lucy! You Are Awful!

I'm speechless! ...
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/ / Poetry / 12 Comments on Lucy! You Are Awful! / 140 words / /

Sourced

This is an evocation of what it means to write poetry in an increasingly unpoetic world ...
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/ / Poetry / 2 Comments on Sourced / 96 words / /

Giga-Slip!

super-atomic fallout! ...
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/ / Poetry / 2 Comments on Giga-Slip! / 60 words / /

Riding Pillion

Derring-do ...
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/ / humour, love, Poetry / 4 Comments on Riding Pillion / 99 words / /

The giving

/ / Non-Fiction / No Comments on The giving / 57 words / /

Calling your name

You didn't come back My sky, dark-circled with winds In the midst of smoky clouds I am calling you The sound is losing its sharpness In the middle of the thunders I hear them Are these your footsteps? Sounds appear as mountains Where’d I go from this time and place! I wish my sky could run into you, From where you walked away And never came back What’d I do in this deserted moment and space? Except ...
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/ / Non-Fiction / No Comments on Calling your name / 73 words / /

Garbage Disposal

kids, do not try this at home! ...
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/ / Poetry / 2 Comments on Garbage Disposal / 152 words / /

Waiting Dry

Procreation deepens the ignorance of the contemporary nuclear family shielded from the reality beyond that compass. Edit courtesy of If You Please. Is there a direction for lust Other than the unsaturated world; Elaborate rooms of wagging tongues Framed with petrified studs: Its palace’s spacious, multiplied expanse Modified by one or more or many more To occupy the earth with further needs? All that might have been Unconstructed, unhoused, unknown; Constrained to the divided empire ...
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/ / Poetry / 2 Comments on Waiting Dry / 94 words / /

Melodrama

My effort for the prose challenge. I only just made it, so pse forgive rough edges ...
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/ / Non-Fiction / 4 Comments on Melodrama / 812 words / /

The Artless Bodger’s Attempt at an Art Poétique

I've nothing new so here's an old one, my first one, from over 40 years ago.  ...
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Fallen Angel

My kind of guy ...
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/ / Poetry / 8 Comments on Fallen Angel / 129 words / /

The secret garden

Intro: up to 50 words (delete this text and enter your own) ...
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/ / Non-Fiction / No Comments on The secret garden / 141 words / /

Fog

Still nothing new ...
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/ / Fiction / 5 Comments on Fog / 341 words / /