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Grandma Oak- Short story

Isabel hummed as she danced through the meadow, The wind blew through her long brown hair and graced her pale skin. The wildflowers were fully grown and they illuminated the meadow with an ocean of scents and a palette of … Continue reading

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The Ghost of Alice – Short story

Another short story recycled from the Abyss of Alice for a new writing competition ‘the campfire ghost story‘. The criteria is that the story must start with the first line given “The cabin in the woods had been abandoned for … Continue reading

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Transcendence- Short story

Hello All, Please could I have your feedback. There is a writing challenge which I am participating in. The theme is fantasy and must have the opening line of ‘There weren’t always dragons in the Valley.‘ I have written the … Continue reading

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Frozen in time – Short story

A short story on another perspective of the Titanic sinking for a vocal challenge. Please let me know any feedback. I’m still trying out short story writing and this feels like it’s missing much. Vocal link Four days ago, on … Continue reading

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The final chapter…

If the world was endingWould you be there,I’d be standing on a roofShooting a flare.Would you race by my sideTo wipe away the tears,Holding me in your armsAs we faced our final fears.When we take our last breathsCould you look … Continue reading

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Library of dreams – Short story

https://vocal.media/fiction/library-of-dreams Today isn’t my usual day. Today is the beginning of something new. It’s a sunny Friday, and I have my usual weekly round trip to the library to complete. I always look forward to the library trip. The smell … Continue reading

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Shortlisted- The Abyss of Alice

I am so happy to share this news with my followers: one of my short stories, The Abyss of Alice, has been shortlisted. Out of 13,000 submissions, 1,025 stories have been shortlisted and mine is one of them. Yay!! The … Continue reading

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Little prince Olly – Short story

Short story I wrote for a children’s book. Little prince Olly Just could not sleep, He cuddled his blanket and even tried counting sheep. Little prince Olly Decided to go for a walk, The house was sleeping Even the dog … Continue reading

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Shooting star..

My mind is drifting I’m like a shooting star, But I’m not dying I’m searching for you, Wide and far. In an endless darkness And I’m the light, Like a glow torch I’m leading the way Into the night. Can … Continue reading

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Shadow lands..

You had to follow To become their slave, They sucked you into The devils cave. Giving into their commands You became lost, Within the shadow lands. Trapped into a life of sins A life of greed & pain, Where nobody … Continue reading

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Blank canvas

Speak the language we only speak The fire of a writer, Leaves me weak. Flames of passion which I crave Electric shocks of seduction, Absorbed into lyrical waves. A masterpiece or a work of art It’s the imaginative way, You … Continue reading

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Diseased by darkness..

As far as I can tellI’ve already died once,And I woke up in this hell.My mind is a deadly diseaseI’m not always in control,When darkness is overtaking me.The voices don’t drownI despise this person inside,So I turn the mirrors around.It’s … Continue reading

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Into the deep

Your Eyes Are an island of ice, Lightening up my soul Like a magical paradise. Your heart is an ocean Waves flow upon love, Travelling deep with emotion. Your skin is an heavenly touch Like silk over cashmere, Followed by … Continue reading

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