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WildingChild

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WildingChild (United States) published:

Maybe not a Metaphor

PROMPT: Lunar Phrases

Watching the moon is like swallowing ice cubes.

It leaves an ache and seems like a mistake but you never forget the feeling.

Most sensations are temporary, they flitter across your skin like shadows,

only tangible if you pay attention, but the moon's ice can be felt years after.

I remember standing in front of my old refrigerator, terrified of dying with the moon in my mouth. 

almost 4 years ago

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WildingChild (United States) reviewed:

Things I wish we're true about love.

FREE WRITING

I would make sure to spell check and grammar check before you publish. I loved your piece, but the errors detract from the actual writing.

almost 5 years ago

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WildingChild (United States) published:

Memorial Day weekend

PROMPT: Open Prompt

It was the weekend before I met him. I suppose every girl in the world has thoughts like mine, every girl thinks about her wedding, about her first kiss. But because I had never been kissed, these thoughts left me feeling hollow. So I pushed the thoughts down and away because they hurt. Sunday ended with me lying alone in my bed, my hot pillow sticking to the back of my sweaty neck. And I wondered what was wrong with...

almost 5 years ago

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WildingChild (United States) published:

When They Come For Me

PROMPT: Living in Music

My heart beat is as fast as the soles of my feet against the pavement. My run is stumbling, tripping and pushing passersby. I slide around a corner into shadows. My fingertips are sticky with red spray paint and I lost my stencil bag. I spent months perfecting the designs, discarding the ones that didn't properly express my anger and frustration. A perfect red rose with a massive decaying worm now crawls across the most prominent wall in the city....

almost 5 years ago