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PouringOutTheSun

Ireland

“In the darkness, two shadows, reaching through the hopeless heavy dusk. Their hands meet, and light spills in a flood, like a hundred golden urns pouring out the sun.” -Madeline Miller, “The Song Of Achilles.”

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PouringOutTheSun (Ireland) liked To The Ones Who Daydream Of A Bright Future by The Campbell Kid (United States)

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PouringOutTheSun (Ireland) published:

I Am Already Regretting the Decision of Choosing to Live Forever.

PROMPT: Flash Fiction Competition 2019

It’s hard to get used to. The starkness of the red against white marble, the slickness of it dripping down the steps of the altar.

My stomach roils and Hera wraps a hand around my neck, squeezing there like a threat and whispering how this is necessary and how this should make me happy. I try my hardest not to cry. Gods don’t cry, no matter their age.

It’s sort of sick though, no? That I am to be the...

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PouringOutTheSun (Ireland) liked Blood by thisiswhoiam (United Kingdom)

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PouringOutTheSun (Ireland) liked the universe's edifice by Blotted Ink with a Broken Quill (United States)

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PouringOutTheSun (Ireland) published:

Memories Build the Bridges to New Homes

FREE WRITING

“Watch this,” he says with a spit-fire grin as he leaps from one stained rock to another. I feel the nostalgia bubble up in my chest, like a wave of grief and I almost stumble to the ground with what flashes before my eyes. It’s her, it’s my mother with her dark flyaway hair and rainbow gilded voice. I am of the mind that I can once again feel her fingers trace across my cheek, stopping tears before they can...

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PouringOutTheSun (Ireland) liked mother dear by weirdo (United States)

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PouringOutTheSun (Ireland) liked The Colour 43 by Quinn Nightshade (United States)

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PouringOutTheSun (Ireland) liked of fantasy worlds and powerlessness by Ruthh (United Kingdom)

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PouringOutTheSun (Ireland) liked Old City Blues by FairyTri (United States)

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