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Prose

I FOUND HER

written by R.L. Bloom When I was 7, I walked in on my mother’s still-warm corpse. She’d been diagnosed with breast cancer some months before that. With no money for the expensive chemotherapy and medication, which wouldn’t ensure her survival either way, she stayed at home while her condition deteriorated. First came the sadness, tension […]

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NO MORE SMILES

Two weeks ago, you decided you would stop smiling at the girl who lived next door. You started smiling at her one month ago when you first met her. You were about to enter into your flat when you noticed the beautiful lady. She was nothing like you had ever seen. As your eyes locked, […]

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Prose

WHERE IT ALL STARTED

written by Divine’s ink I had to be loveable. … So in this new school, it was time to prove it. I just got in a month ago and I already had all the guys flocking over me. Of course, I was a lovely pretty girl who had a dope fashion sense. So, I rubbed […]

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JANE

written by Utibe Usen I looked through my window again for the umpteenth time and there she stood, her hazel eyes brightly calling out to me. Her brown curly hair gently combed to the back, she swayed left and right dancing to a tune I couldn’t hear. But hot tears flowed freely down as I […]

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Poetry

DEAR SUICIDAL

Dear Suicidal, It’s a lie, don’t believe it It’s not true, that’s not your reality. It’s recurring But don’t accept it It’s facade. When the clouds clear And the mist leaves You will realize. When it’s dawn And the leaves leave the tree, you’ll see the trick that the voices wanted to play on you. […]