HermioneGranger67

United States

That no life lives for ever;
That dead men rise up never;
That even the weariest river
Winds somewhere safe to see
-from The Garden of Prosperine by Algernon Charles Swinburne

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When we drive away in secret
You'll be a volunteer
So don't scream when we take you
The world is quiet here.
-from A Series of Unfortunate Events

HermioneGranger67 (United States) published:

fingers to pen to paper

FREE WRITING

fingers
to pen
to paper
to rule the world.

with my pen 
and paper
i make queens
and fairytales

dark forests
a quest to find what was lost

bustling metropolis
a romance verboten

castles
and mysteries

snowflakes 
and rubies

sparks
a revolution

with my fingers
to pen
to paper
i can rule this world and beyond.
 

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The Boy in Handcuffs pt. 2

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    It’s early, too early to wake Xavier again, but I can’t sleep. I stand by the crack on the walls of the house, remembering the panicked look in the boy’s eyes. Why was he so scared? Why was he surrounded by people who looked like they should be hunting down serial killers instead of shoving a teenage boy into an abandoned house? What’s happening in that house? I haven’t heard a single noise from inside the house, and the silence...

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child of the night

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pale lips curve
half moon smile
pinpricks of light twinkle
ebony hair
eyes light up with the brief shine
a shooting star.


 

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The Boy in Handcuffs pt. 2

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    It’s early, too early to wake Xavier again, but I can’t sleep. I stand by the crack on the walls of the house, remembering the panicked look in the boy’s eyes. Why was he so scared? Why was he surrounded by people who looked like they should be hunting down serial killers instead of shoving a teenage boy into an abandoned house? What’s happening in that house? I haven’t heard a single noise from inside the house, and the silence...

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HermioneGranger67 (United States) published:

The Boy in Handcuffs pt. 2

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    It’s early, too early to wake Xavier again, but I can’t sleep. I stand by the crack on the walls of the house, remembering the panicked look in the boy’s eyes. Why was he so scared? Why was he surrounded by people who looked like they should be hunting down serial killers instead of escorting a teenage boy into an abandoned house? What’s happening in that house? I haven’t heard a single noise from inside the house, and the silence...

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The Boy in Handcuffs

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    The sound of gravel crunching under tires jolts me awake. I've trained myself to wake up at the slightest noise that might threaten danger. I haven't slept soundly in years. Peter grumbles when I shake him awake, but he soon realizes what's happening and blows out our lone candle. 
    "Quickly." I whisper to Peter as he sweeps our few possessions into our raggedy backpack. But as I scrape wax off the floorboards so that we leave...

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HermioneGranger67 (United States) published:

The Boy in Handcuffs

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    The sound of gravel crunching under tires jolts me awake. I've trained myself to wake up at the slightest noise that might threaten danger. I haven't slept soundly in years. Peter grumbles when I shake him awake, but he soon realizes what's happening and blows out our lone candle. 
    "Quickly." I whisper to Peter as he sweeps our few possessions into our raggedy backpack. But as I scrape wax off the floorboards so that we leave...

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