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Twilight Has Fallen (Part 1)

  Dear Brother David, Had I known what I know now, I would have cancelled passage to this country and remained in London. I'm not even sure that is entirely truthful. The reasons I had for leaving in the first place was that I believed in what I heard of the promise, the potential of this… Continue reading Twilight Has Fallen (Part 1)

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Revenge!

  Revenge! By. Susan Reed       I hear her crying. Oh, how she whimpers! I peak from behind my spot, knowing she has neither the desire nor the nerve to look. Banging against the wall, I make my sounds louder than required. Frantic laughter causing an inhuman sound from my mortal body. Tilting… Continue reading Revenge!

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Lost Art

Love Letter   Fingers graze over the envelope, Pressing the paper against my nose Inhaling the scent of the message Holding it ever so close.   Eyes dancing over the pages, The script remarkably elegant. Haven't received one for ages Words expressing sweet sentiment.   How I long to touch my beloved, For his lips… Continue reading Lost Art

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Across the Tracks

  Across the Tracks   Curled up in the dead of night, The sense of sight is stripped away, The distant train warns to make way. Shaking the ground, invoking fright Under the bridge, they sleep tight Garden of hunger, the bodies unfold. In vain they struggle to ward off the cold. How I pray,… Continue reading Across the Tracks

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Anxiety

Anxiety  By: Susan Reed   She left again. Why? Will she come back? Heart racing. Eyes searching through the window. Faint ticking noise. Hell-bent on taunting me. Must shut it out by my own voice. Only voice I've got. Ears perking at the beep. Footsteps draw closer. The door opens and she returns. My human.… Continue reading Anxiety

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Daily Post | Time Travel

  Photo from FaraDaySchools   As I read today's prompt, I can't help but smile. I'm incredibly guilty of enjoying all Time Travel type of shows - Quantum Leap, Doctor Who, and of course, the part in Harry Potter when Hermoine has access to the Time Turner. So, enjoying such forms of media, it might have… Continue reading Daily Post | Time Travel

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Breaking His Silence

Weekly Writing Challenge: The Sound of Silence   Breaking His Silence By. Susan Reed Dave is a troubled young man starting his first day of high school. He is a shy, quiet boy who finds it difficult to trust anyone. Can anyone break through to him?    ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ The boy woke and readied himself for another… Continue reading Breaking His Silence