Em'lee Anderson

United States

I'll be okay. Is that what you want me to say?

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Em'lee Anderson (United States) published:

Anxiety

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drowning
slowly dying
lungs are collapsing
legs are numb
submerged in ice and fire
can't focus
pain
heavy breathing
sweaty palms
fuzziness
hands are numb
white oval in my hand
I swallow
relief
serenity
peace
but at what cost?

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Em'lee Anderson (United States) published:

Grief

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     When it's all said and done, grief is the price we pay for love. What once was love is now misery. We used to hold hands but now we hold our heads low praying nobody notices us. We used to hug each other tightly, but now we tightly grasp onto our future that is sliding out of our hands like melted butter. We used to gaze into one another's eyes but our eyes have been replaced with blank stares. Clear...

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Em'lee Anderson (United States) published:

Lie

PROMPT: Six-Word Story

I can lie just like you.
 

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Em'lee Anderson (United States) published:

Sticks and stones

PROMPT: One-Liner

Sticks and stones may break my bones, but your words will burn my soul like acid.

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Em'lee Anderson (United States) published:

Vanilla

PROMPT: Human Connections Essay Competition 2019


    The smell of old musty books was overwhelming, but I could smell vanilla. Kids were screaming and fighting to the death over who got to sit where. A small girl was sitting in the corner. Her short brown hair and purple glasses were calling out to me. She looked lonely and shy, just like me. I sat next to her and she smelt like vanilla. The kind of vanilla that you can taste. The kind of vanilla that takes you...
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