Tag Archives: shriek

the a and b of bitchiness

it was cold the usual January night except that she heard the clock tick tock its way lurching minutely she wanted it to scream shrill go cuckooo!!! cream walled and comforter-cradled she still felt blue lipped life can be a bitch with … Continue reading

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Eye of the Needle

He sounded like a cheap, broken record, going on and on and anon, on what I shouldn’t have done, how I never get it right and why I was unfit to work in any capacity, anywhere on planet earth. Oh, tell me … Continue reading

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Eye Candy

We were playing hide and seek, squeals of boyish laughter and shrieks of girlish delight piercing the air, almost setting the books atumble as i chased him around the shelves, orange-red bag, grimy tee, shiny cheeks and all, using the … Continue reading

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to be fifteen again

To be fifteen again, They flew  down, leaving  husbands  behind, Chores forgotten,  leaves of absence  in  place. To be fifteen again, They dressed up in the gay colours of girlhood, Shrieked with abandon, giggled and ogled! To be fifteen again, … Continue reading

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