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Day 199 – Something Hidden – Whispered Words

relentless, unforgiving, ripping, tearing, mauling my everything, twisting, turning, polluting my soul, my sin, making me, something different, someone new, something hidden, something free, something else, something, not me.

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Day 198 – Lies, Truth, Repeat – Whispered Words

Words, you use them as a weapon, you twist and you turn them, making them something, they shouldn’t be, hiding behind them, so others can’t see, you’re ripping us off, you’re deceiving me, and then it all comes out, the truth is finally told, you cry and you moan, you promise and beg, you swear […]

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Day 198 – Pain – Whispered Words

Inside I am dying, while outside I seem full of life, but it’s a lie, it’s a shield, a cheap magic trick, to deceive your eyes, reality is not as much fun, as the lies I tell, so stop trying to get to the truth, the truth, well, it’s hell.

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Day 197 – Sleeping Sin – Whispered Words

Your blood soaks into my skin, as I bathe in what you were, what a word that is, were, the past, and not the present, it was  before I forced it out, with a slash of my knife across your throat, do you remember it all? when you wriggled and you writhed, when you screamed […]

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Day 196 – My Chorus – Whispered Words

Death, it stalks me, it calls my name, I dare not answer, I dare not show my fear, for it wants me, it needs me, but I cannot bare to look, at it’s ugly face no more, for I am almost nothing, I am almost gone, a pale shadow am I, a mask is worn […]

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Day 195 – Negative/Positive – Where It Ends

It was hell waiting for the results, I knew everything would be okay, well, I hoped it would, one slip up is nothing right? When the doctor came into the room, the look on his face made my bladder lose control of itself for a few moments. He ran a sweaty hand through what little […]

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Day 178 – No – 50 Word Story Expanded

“Three years, three fucking years and not a fucking word, nothing. And now, you come here, to my home, and expect me to give you money. Well, I won’t do it Conrad, I just won’t!” “You completely miss-understand where I’m coming from Mortimer. I’m not giving you a choice in matter, this is not a […]

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Day 155 – Fragile – 50 Word Story Expanded

“A fragile heart, is an easy thing to break. I give you fair warning, it won’t be as simple as you think to win him over.” “I’m well aware there’s more than one way to a man’s heart, not just through his rib cage,” she says with an evil smile. He grabs her, and they […]

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Day 152 – The Roundhead Prelude 11 – It Knows, No End

“Powerful stuff, I like how it twists and turns its way through reality, quite a clever concept, it could really work in a weekly episode format,” Jacob says as he looks up from the tablet at Suzan, she leans back in her chair, looking up at the ceiling with a smile on her face. “I […]

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Day 145 – The Roundhead Prelude 9 – It Calls For You

“You’re kidding me?” He says as he rolls around on the bed, the phone pressed firmly to his ear. “Why would I kid you? It’s true, it’s everywhere. God I can’t believe you haven’t heard, it’s  like all over the news and social media, haven’t you seen any of it?” She says with a giggle. […]

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Day 145 – Khufu – Short Story

Inspiration again from another of Yazgar’s drawings for Inktober and Drawlloween, you can go HERE to see the awesome picture, and then, read the story. I promise, no clown’s this time.   “So what, you think it’s him?” “We’ll know more once we get the fabric carbon tested, but, I think we’ve found him,” he […]

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Day 129 – Birthday – Short Story

Twenty seven years on the outside, twenty seven years of living a life on borrowed time, the headlights flash past me and I shield my eyes, I know, too much description? Well, I’m not paying you to read this so why don’t you just piss off if it’s not working for you. The car comes […]

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Day 124 – Change – Short Story

His sits, staring at the four glasses in front of him and blinks his eyes several times before reaching out in an attempt to pick one of them up, he fails miserably and crashes to the floor in a heap. “Shows over Macready, go home!” A voice says from above him, he slowly and awkwardly […]

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Day 117 – Respect – 50 Word Story Expanded

“Please sir, I was hungry, I’ve haven’t eaten in days, I didn’t want to take it, but I saw you had more…” The boy doesn’t get to finish his sentence as the man slaps him across the face, knocking him to the ground. “Shut up child, you have made your bed, now you must pay […]

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Day 99 – Ghosts Of Forever – Short Story

She looks over to Bennett, and grips his hand tightly, he squeezes back in return and forces a smile, but his eyes tell her a different tale, one filled with uncertainty. But she didn’t expect anything different from him, for the past two days all he’s done is try and talk her out of tonight’s […]

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Day 95 – Private Session – Black Label Short Story

She places her phone on the table and stretches her arms in the air and lets out a long, drawn out yawn, before pulling the blanket off from around her legs and walks over to the small bench that makes up the better part of her kitchen and picks up a strawberry from a plate […]

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Day 89 – Hello, Officer – YouChallenge Short Story

He looks uncomfortably into the rear-view mirror, at the car behind him, it’s red and blue lights flash violently and he swallows a mouthful of air, it moves down his throat like a rock and he shuffles in his seat as the officer gets out of the vehicle and slowly makes his way towards him. […]

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Day 89 – Caged Heat – Short Story

It was Tuesday, I think, I’m not really sure anymore, but let’s say it was Tuesday when she first showed up, looking like she had just walked out of a Victoria Secrets catalogue, all hot and tempting. I’ve never been one to back away from anything, and she, was not going to be the first, […]

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Day 73 – Blood Drunk – Short Story

He moves through the streets like a wrecking ball, crashing into everything and anything that’s in his way, until eventually he crashes into a garbage bin and tumbles hopelessly to the ground in a heap. He lies there in a daze for a few moments before he notices her standing there, watching him in the […]

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Day 71 – Elastic Orange – Short Story

“I’m telling you this is the hottest thing that is going to come out in a long time, you have to get on the ground floor or you’ll miss out!” He says excitedly. “I don’t know, it looks a little strange and I’m not really sure there’s such a strong market pull for this sort […]