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  • SimplyRed

    Fifty five by SimplyRed

    The hard shell felt brittle against the heart of good
    Nausea filled the soul
    Bleeding itself into every corner of sorrow
    She’d tried til her hands had bled with enough heartache to fill the per…

    162 words
  • SimplyRed

    She finds her way by SimplyRed

    The scarlet robe embraced her flesh
    The mesh like satin whispers to her embellished loins
    A slip of a girl dressed to please only self
    Fame nor fortune did the innocence of her heart seek
    Dreams float…

    60 words
  • SimplyRed

    The clown by SimplyRed

    One chance of whimsical
    To Swing On rainbows
    While my heart wishes the stars for you
    Thrown aside dreams of reality
    Sours the very core of ones soul ….
    Fairy floss coats a tongue full of venom
    A c…

    104 words
  • SimplyRed

    No Entry by SimplyRed

    A bright red heart pumps love into my soul
    A face of laughter sits just below the pulse
    A smirk follows a grimace and a nod of the head…..
    All of my everything is folded into a crease of pathetic…

    134 words
  • timbuckley

    Words and water by timbuckley

    Words and water

    Between white paper sheets
    Thoughts press their ink
    Embossing leaves on love’s library
    As Autumns letters tumble
    From our minds wind shaped tree
    Layering winding walks with
    Comma&…

    158 words
  • SimplyRed

    I am me .... by SimplyRed

    There but for the grace of God go I ….
    Did you leave your heart on a shelf marked with no understanding…
    No empathy no-care …
    Would you suffer fools differently if it were your own &…

    176 words
  • SimplyRed

    Not quite 800 words by SimplyRed

    Life offers challenges that most accept as usual . There are some of us that choose to not take that challenge but push the bar higher .
    The higher the bar is pushed the more exhilarating life can be …

    308 words
  • Nancy Ames

    Oubliette by Nancy Ames

    That was when he heard himself saying, “Don`t I know you from somewhere?”

    337 words
  • Nancy Ames

    Pillow Talk by Nancy Ames

    he went on talking, talking, talking…
    in his staccato, self-absorbed style
    of monologue

    159 words
  • Nancy Ames

    Eddie Thinks About Influences by Nancy Ames

    … feeling around back there in time as if it`s suddenly starting to turn cold out here, like trees in the winter…

    228 words
  • TOSS

    THE LAWN by TOSS

    mow your own

    30 words
  • waddleudo

    Revisions by waddleudo

    The author of the story in which Mary was the main character had exchanged her brother for a sister – every writer’s prerogative.. Poor Mary. Her life only goes downhill from there.
    402 words
  • TOSS

    THE PRODIGIES by TOSS

    doubt had been made passible
    of capital punishment

    62 words
  • TOSS

    THE STANDSTILL by TOSS

    step by step fathers
    knocked over deck chairs

    109 words
  • SimplyRed

    Challenging by SimplyRed

    Life offers challenges that most accept as usual . There are some of us that choose to not take that challenge but push the bar higher .
    The higher the bar is pushed the more exhilarating life can be …

    308 words
  • Nancy Ames

    The Last Frontier by Nancy Ames

    Way out west, lonely old cowboys lie in bed and…

    24 words
  • TOSS

    THE BITS by TOSS

    like a funeral with bolts and nuts

    95 words
  • TOSS

    THE BONE by TOSS

    a cockatoo at the races . . .

    133 words