Human Parts
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Fiction

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EXPRESS YOURSELF

The same story, told in exactly 100, 500, 1000, and 3000 words

A brief explanation:

This November, in lieu of NaNoWriMo, I’ve challenged myself to write something every day based on the daily writing prompts posted by Ravyne Hawke for the publication Promptly Written. The fiction prompt for 4 November reads:

You run into someone from High School that you haven’t seen for a decade…

FICTION

A short story by the author of the collection “The Cult In My Garage”

Where are his eyebrows? I had prepared myself for gaunt and pale, sure. Maybe with a bandana like Campbell Scott in that 80’s movie with Julia Roberts. But, no. His face is puffy and pink, his shaved head shiny and unadorned and his eyebrows are totally AWOL. I wish I’d…

THIS IS US

Borealis was a Shepherd-Boxer-Rottie who did what she wanted.

You might’ve got suckered into thinking she was happy to see you, with her flirty eyes and that tail all thwackathwumber. You may could even get her to lick you like a content loyal fur-friend would do. …

Fiction

What mother leaves her child in a burning house? June Lister.

This is the fifth installment in a series. To start from the beginning, head here.

June Lister remembers Kitty’s first shudder and scream. Shoulders born blue wrenched out of a river of blood. Fists clenched and valiant, she punched her way out of the womb. Years later, those hands would…

Human Parts

A publication from Medium about humanity: yours, mine, and ours.

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