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The Strange Fiction of Friday Phrases

She fell broken from its grasp. Her life extinguished like a candle's light against a sudden breeze. The Beast was fed, yet unsatisfied. #FP — ZedZeddicus (@Zedzeddicus) September 11, 2015 This week’s participation in the Friday Phrases (#FP) event found … Continue reading

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(Not) Giving In – A Friday Phrases Inspired Creation

She says, I’m tired. I can’t be here. I can’t live in this Constant knife to wrist Battle of the worst kinds of restless. And I want out. He says, You are the ground beneath me. Without you, I’m scared … Continue reading

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Framing Fridays Submission

I have found that submitting my work for publication is an overwhelming experience filled with doubt, fear, and anxiety. It’s me carefully crafting work I believe in and releasing it into the wilds for others to judge. I am left … Continue reading

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Waves of Touching Humility

A few days ago as I made my way home from the longest seven months of my life, I came close enough to shore to get just enough of a phone signal to discover that I had been featured on … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned of Saints

We’ve built our churches Upon nails and locked gates. The blood on our door posts Comes from all the first stones we’ve thrown. We all know that whore wouldn’t have made it We all know Jesus was just kidding. He would … Continue reading

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Friday Phrases!

Friday Phrases (#FP) is one of my favorite weekly exercises. I take it as a personal challenge to outdo what I did the week before. Check out the Friday Phrases site, meet the gracious and wonderful hosts, then join the fun on … Continue reading

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