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Breakfast Blues

“Noooooooo….” the boy’s voice reverberated through the tiny cottage. “Please sweetheart, it’s good for you,” pleaded his hapless mother. “No Mommy, I’m sick of having the same thing every day,” the boy cried out adamantly. His mother cleverly countered his … Continue reading

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First Love

Photo prompt courtesy Sue Vincent And so it was that I reached the most beautiful place that had ever existed across the realms of men, elves, and dwarfs. The thick foliage of red leaves presented a vivid contrast to the … Continue reading

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The Legendary Feud

The boy’s great-great-great-grandfather was apparently the one to blame For he called the pasta sauce of the girl’s great-great-great-Nonna tagliatelle, listless and tame The echo of that insult had now been felt by these two star-crossed lovers Who, let’s admit it, … Continue reading

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Love Fights Back

No one who knew Lucy would have ever suspected her of being the jealous kinds. She loved her boyfriend, and the small world that they were creating together, straw by straw, and would never suspect him of cheating on her…till … Continue reading

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The Visitor

It had been an arduous journey, and I had faced countless perils to reach here. But now, when I was finally at his house, my courage seemed to have deserted me. PHOTO PROMPT © Ronda Del Boccio He was such a … Continue reading

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The New Recruit

Here, high up in a balloon,  life was perfect. No duties, no uniforms, no conspiracies, no scandals, and above all, no HIM! He had first come into our lives almost a month ago, pestering us to let him join our … Continue reading

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An Ode to Love

I looked up and stood transfixed, smitten all over again by her heavenly beauty. Standing on the balcony, under the pale moonlight, she looked ethereal. She looked around the courtyard, as if searching for something, or someone, and said in … Continue reading

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