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Daily Prompt: Twenty-Five, It’s No “U”se

March 4, 2013

Daily Prompt: Twenty-Five by michelle w. on March 4, 2013 There are 26 letters in the English language, and we need every single one of them. Want proof? Choose a letter and write a blog post without using it. (Feeling really brave? Make it a vowel!) Beneath the branches of the sycamore tree I dreamt […]

Intensity

February 4, 2013

Heat weighs heavily upon the garden path Hazy, hovering, humidity presses down on the day My clothes cling in a rumbled mass against my drenched body An errant strand of sweat-soaked hair lays draped over my cheek I tuck it behind an ear as meandering streams trickle between my breasts and down the center of […]