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Malpaso?

Mis(s)-step this way was the whisper, unsure of me, of my tray and its array.   i was just trying to lose my way and the nudge came in handy, i’m sure, urging Mis-step this way! Miss, Step this way!   Slippers in … Continue reading

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Do you see what I see?

what i see out of the corner of my eye is what i’m looking for and stays, static. what i see is an eye that meets not mine, taking shelter instead behind thick-framed glasses, ah, but your forehead can’t hide, … Continue reading

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Heart-to-Heart

I spent hours just thinking about what to say to him and then,stammered my way through the conversation. He did have the knack of tripping me up, catching me off-guard and often entreated me to be candid with him, his voice tinged … Continue reading

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Dreams of Blue

The palest blue sky, almost white, with not even a hint of azure, blank, vast and empty: why do i have to see it like this? a time when i dislike flowers, squint at their colours, shy away from people- … Continue reading

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Blemish

She felt tainted, marked, branded for life, held up for everyone to look down on and frown at. She peered closer into the hand-held mirror, anxiously wishing it away. Sigh, it was STILL there and shall be forever or so … Continue reading

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