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Ticket To Ride

“I’m sorry ma’am, we’re overbooked, you’re just too late”. “But I have a ticket!”, I said. “Why do you issue tickets if you’re just going to kick me off the plane? I have an AirBNB and everything”. “Sorry ma’am, there’s … Continue reading

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Scenes from somewhere – apollo_apollo and daphne_scoobydoo

A retelling of the story of Daphne and Apollo, set on Reddit Sometimes when I’m not watching myself, I find I obsessively click refresh on my Reddit messages. I don’t need to, I have a Chrome plugin that notifies me … Continue reading

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Scenes From Somewhere – Tu Kaun Hai

Been paying a lot of attention to lyrics today. I just wanted to write about someone who might have inspired those wondrous words.  You’d probably not have noticed me that day. And neither did she, possibly. Every guy seems to … Continue reading

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Scenes From Somewhere – 3

Raising spirits Andre nervously ran his hands over his fake moustache, pressed the edges by his chin. He tried to brush away the lock of his nondescript gray  wig away from his eye as naturally as he could as he … Continue reading

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Scenes from Somewhere 2

An attempt at baby steps in writing fiction and garnering feedback. Expecting this to be something like, I write one scene, which might or might not be complete in itself. Or not. It might tell a story. Or not. ****************** Three … Continue reading

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Scenes From Somewhere – 1

An attempt at baby steps in writing fiction and garnering feedback. Expecting this to be something like, I write one scene, which might or might not be complete in itself. Or not. It might tell a story. Or not. ****************** Queen … Continue reading

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Fiction Writing, Improv-style

I’m finally in the right state of mind to write fiction. I have time, I have my laptop and a screen, and I’m well-fed and nowhere to get to. I crowdsourced a writing prompt, and I ended up with four … Continue reading

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