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A Christmas Vacation Part 3

“What time it is? Did I oversleep?” Fernanda keeps looking around for a clock. She found her phone and see is just 6:17 am. After almost having a heart attack she gets ready to have a beautiful day. “Eliot we need to have breakfast.” She text him just to make sure he is awake.Eliot heard […]

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Christmas Tree

The green giant towers in the corner of the living room Mom brings the boxes of decorations from the attic The kids rush to help First the lights are wrapped around the tree Starting from the bottom they slither around the tree all the way to the top Next, red spheres are spread throughout he […]

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My Dad

Where can I find you? One day you were here The next you were nowhere to be seen I keep looking for you in the places you used to be What I found are the memories of you Every food I eat were the ones you liked The movies you used to watch are now […]

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My Enemy

It had been haunting me all week. It seemed that wherever I went there it was. It would torture me with its presence. It was always there just beyond my reach, watching me from a corner. It never did anything to me and yet it was constantly threatening me. And now it was dead and […]

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Unexpected Sleepover

We all used to be friends. At least that is what I like to think. Different issues affected our relationships. Two months ago, everything was fine and now it is all chaos. The seven of us volunteered to help for this Thanksgiving dinner for our company. The first week everyone helped me with it and […]

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The Drive

Open the door Slide in Gently close the door Slip on the seat belt over my lap Put the key in the ignition Turn it forward The engine roars awake Vapors exit the exhaust And she settles down Check the gauges Check the mirrors Ready to go Put in reverse Back up Shift back into […]

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See No Evil

I don’t know what is worse this place or my husband? My time here has been awful. I have to pretend to be a good patient when all I want is to run away. I have to lie about what I see, hear and feel. When I most needed of him, he dumped me here. […]

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