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Fifty-Word Story: Rice

September 22, 2017 // 16 Comments

Jessie sat upright on the chair. I didn’t want to stand by him. “He’s your brother, Mary. Do as I ask.” “Dad, Jessie’s got rice on his face!” “It’s okay. We’re gonna take one picture.” Jessie didn’t complain, but the rice on [Click Here & Be Scared!]

Tattooed Blonde

September 13, 2017 // 6 Comments

  I’m neither here nor there, Half asleep or half awake. Not quite conscious, Like a drifting snowflake. Sinking through a prism, Where I fantasize and over-achieve. Seeing a blonde haired vixen, Thinking I’ve seen her tats before. I’m retreating, hiding, From her beckoning embraces. My [Click Here & Be Scared!]

Tomorrow

September 4, 2017 // 30 Comments

  As I stroke you, I feel the darkness again— wanting to use you to rain down her pain. You cut into me with an intensity like no other. Every time I touch you, I’m jello. I quiver. In the dark, I hold you; a smile creases my face. Joy pours out of me; all sadness erased. Tomorrow, I [Click Here & Be Scared!]

SMM EVENT: Zombie Tanka Party

September 1, 2017 // 26 Comments

When there’s no more room in hell, the dead will party! Gravestones are gonna shake, rattle, and roll—sink your rotten teeth into the living as you write a zombified tanka poem. Don’t have any ink? Use blood, of course! Not your own, though, because that would be inappropriate and [Click Here & Be Scared!]