charlieashford

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Slowing Down Fast Fashion

PROMPT: Environmental Journalism Competition 2020

My grandma washes glad wrap and Ziploc bags to get at least 5 uses out of each "single-use" plastic. This isn’t because of the environmental gain – if it were – she would simply buy reusable containers. This is because wasting money counters her upbringing. Regardless of her reasons, she is making a positive impact on the environment. (But less so for her Ziploc-obsession!)Shopping sustainably through investing in quality clothing and thrifting is a simple way we can all...

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Whole(sale) Hearts

PROMPT: Flash Fiction Competition 2019

You could buy anything online.
I bought a heart.
It purred in my hands and stained my skin a deep magenta. I stuffed it in my breast pocket.
Mother taught me lonely hearts fade.
Maybe this one could glow for me.
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