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Short Stories

Clouded Childhood / Short Story

This is the short story I wrote for a unit this trimester. As you read it, I want you to know that a) it is not an accurate depiction of my relationships with my family or their feelings at the time, and b) reading it back now, there are definitely things I would change. (The […]

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Floating / Short Story

The creative paragraph I wrote today. “What are you doing?” He asks the question gently, out of politeness rather than yearning for response. She does something with her shoulders then – not quite a shrug, but changing position so she can write and keep the paper in place with one hand. “Investing in my future.” […]

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Prologue / Short Story

I recently talked about writing prompts and how I should post more of my short stories onto my blog. They’re not used for anything else (except my own enjoyment, of course, but do I ever go back and read them? Rarely.) and I like the thought of being more creative on my blog. Not just […]