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that one time

Overcast day, dark; I feel like ten kinds of hell.

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Finally

It's not a broken heart, but it feels like it is. "You okay?"

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Burned Bridges

Her house was two miles away from mine, which is pretty close for a neighbor, when you live in the country. The bridge was halfway between my house and hers, and we used to meet there to begin our adv...

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That Feeling

Is it anger? It's not an addiction to any one thing, not an addiction to them all. It's wanting to let that feeling go, that feeling I carry always, and never remember a time without.

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Long Walk Home

Dirt scuffed to dust, caught in the wind, a cloud of nothing, and she tells herself it's time to cry, but she doesn't believe it. So hot, the sun pushing against her skin, trying to burst in through h...

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Opening Line

Life speculation.

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Hero

You're a hero. Everyone knows it.

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It Isn't Always

"Everything doesn't have to be sad, you know." "I know," I say, and I try to think of how I can gracefully change the subject. I can't come up with anything, so I go with my gut. "Hey, is that a gila ...

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This Little Light Of Mine

An unexpected gift has terrible consequences

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Hard Day

"You think this qualifies?" It seems like it should be a pretty straightforward answer, but it takes me a second to respond. "I mean...yeah?"

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