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fictional prose: steel wheel and cognitive dissonance

The rhythmic clatter of the steel wheels rumbled along the tracks keeping an unsteady heartbeat of time as the landscape smeared past. Each click resonated through the air and along the beams of the cars, bellowing out a metallic tone … Continue reading

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fictional prose: beckoning attention

Black ink was staining the handle of the miniature porcelain cup while small tufts of steam breathed off the surface of the espresso with a dancing lightness. Greying pages fluttered in the breeze and the musty smell gingerly mingled in … Continue reading

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fictional prose: the unsung part of unpredictable

Life is unpredictable. That’s the unsung part of it ultimately being enjoyable. If it was not than there’d be no mystery, no intrigue and no anticipation… and, thus no surprises. After all, as knowing might mean you could brace for … Continue reading

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fictional prose: hope is the last to die

‘There was something feminine,’ she thought, ‘about wearing a dress.’ The cool breeze of spring flirted with the lower hem as it fluttered at her bony knees and her hair shoulder length flicked against her face. Her heels clicked on … Continue reading

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