Tag Archives: Creative Writing

Let Me Be Right

If you stay in the boat long enough, it’ll start to turn The dark room you hide in will be filled with light The frame on the floor and the picture by the door They will shine brighter than ever … Continue reading

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Circle

Songs don’t change, they’re the lucky ones Maybe we follow a different tune Sitting in front of a slot machine Hoping, wishing, praying Searching for luck because this is where it is found I hit the jackpot We won Now what? … Continue reading

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Pizza Sickness

Time to try something new. Don’t ask me how this idea came about – it’s a long story. But if you don’t like it, you can blame my best friend Chris. If you like it, though, you can give me … Continue reading

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Paulo’s Kitchen: Steak Frights

Are we on? We are? Okay. Hi everybody, Chef Paulo here! We are back on the air after a long hate us. Thank you for… Stage Director: You mean, “hiatus”. We were on a long hiatus. Start over. No, I don’t. … Continue reading

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Mississippi

The chill I felt that day is still warm I am staring at myself but there is no mirror No one is moving and I cannot hear A hood blocks out the noise A single tear breaks the silence Who … Continue reading

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Up All Night

Welcome back to the night The sun goes down It’s just beginning Birds sleep Tonight Dark Lights out Mine turns on The streets are bare Lungs fill with fresh air Another bite of the donut Better ask for six Get them … Continue reading

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It Was Probably Nothing

NOTICE: This piece of fiction is the official sibling (it’s not a sequel; you’ll see what I mean) to my post from Wednesday – It Was Nothing. Which means, you must read that post first in order to understand what is … Continue reading

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It Was Nothing

“Pizza! Pizza! Pizza! Pizza! Pi…no! Not that one! Keep going, keep going, keep going…” The boy bit his lower lip and scrunched his eyebrows, as the Wheel Of Opportunity (WOO) started to slow down. It was a typical friday night at home … Continue reading

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One Step At A Time

I wish I could tell you there was a specific day that I looked at the watch on my wrist converted two hands into numbers and had the exact time when it all changed but I can’t take a step kids are … Continue reading

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This Is How It Is

And this is how it is sometimes I close my eyes and I miss you when the light finally leaks through I still miss you but the you I speak of is not just a person it is a place and … Continue reading

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