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JNTinnell

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The Scientist is supposed to be more level headed than the rest of us, but instead she sits across the table from me biting her fingernails, glancing around the room, awaiting someone to start the council meeting. I wasn’t going to start because no one expected me to, so I leaded back in my chair like it was a Lazy Boy Recliner. I made eye contact with the other members of the council, and raised my eyebrows and shrugged as...

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JNTinnell (United States) published:

Monster Under My Bed

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Sarah laid in her bed as her parents turned off the light. 
Her mom and dad smiled through the doorframe and told her goodnight. 
Mom said, “I know you wish we hadn’t moved,”
And Dad said, “But tomorrow you will go to school.” 

Sarah pulled the covers over her head,
Wishing her parents would just let her stay in bed.

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Sarah hid from the shadowed walls, but her eyes grew heavy, 
until a faint rumble awoke...
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JNTinnell (United States) published:

A Pool Yard Town

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    It’s always humid in Mississippi. In the summer, the town bakes like a loaf of Mrs.Gibble's banana nut bread. When the weather gets like this that’s when we all head over to the lot right outside the courthouse and pack into a 50x100 foot bathtub. Momma says everything’s exposed when all the elderly ladies lay out in their lumpy bathing suits. I thought she was talking about their dry, creased lady parts and their spotted, old legs, but I’d later...
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