Ainslee Rose Davenport

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Writing Streak Week 8 Day 3

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    You stand in front of a bookcase. The shelves bow from too much weight. The books are stacked sideways and upside down. There is no discernible order, except loving chaos. A librarian passes by, shoving a book into a case, not looking up from the one she was reading. 
    Another person might wince at the disorder, but you smile instead. You’ve played this game before and you know the rules. 
    You close your eyes and start to...

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Writing Streak Week 8 Day 2

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    The boy says hello. Your sister greets him back. You try to do the same, but the sentence turns gummy. You spit out the taste of a words, and they turn red on the ground.     
The boy asks you how you are. The words are foggy and you can barely understand him. His eyes pin you down. You can’t move your eyes, let alone your mouth. You force the words to your tongue, but the sentence...

about 1 year ago

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Writing Streak Week 8 Day 1

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    You shiver with cold. You are wearing shorts, though you can’t remember why. It is far too cold to be wearing shorts. You realize you are wearing a sweater and suddenly you are far too hot. You shiver in your shorts and sweat in your sleeves. 
    Your feet are icicles, far too hard and loud on the linoleum floors. You can barely feel your toes, let alone move them. Walking feels like lifting weights. Your shaking legs carry...

about 1 year ago

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Writing Streak Week 8 Day 2

PROMPT: Writing Streak Challenge - Week 8

    The boy says hello. Your sister greets him back. You try to do the same, but the sentence turns gummy. You spit out the taste of a words, and they turn red on the ground.     
The boy asks you how you are. The words are foggy and you can barely understand him. His eyes pin you down. You can’t move your eyes, let alone your mouth. You force the words to your tongue, but the sentence breaks...

about 1 year ago

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Ainslee Rose Davenport (United States) published:

Writing Streak Week 8 Day 2

PROMPT: Writing Streak Challenge - Week 8

    The boy says hello. Your sister greets him back. You try to do the same, but the sentence turns gummy. You spit out the taste of a words, and they turn red on the ground.     
The boy asks you how you are. The words are foggy and you can barely understand him. His eyes pin you down. You can’t move your eyes, let alone your mouth. You force the words to your tongue, but the sentence breaks...

about 1 year ago

Ainslee Rose Davenport (United States) published:

Writing Streak Week 8 Day 2

PROMPT: Writing Streak Challenge - Week 8

You shiver with cold. You are wearing shorts, though you can’t remember why. It is far too cold to be wearing shorts. You realize you are wearing a sweater and suddenly you are far too hot. You shiver in your shorts and sweat in your sleeves. 
Your feet are icicles, far too hard and loud on the linoleum floors. You can barely feel your toes, let alone move them. Walking feels like lifting weights. Your shaking legs carry you over...

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about 1 year ago

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Beach Wedding

PROMPT: Flash Fiction Competition 2020

    She had wanted a beach wedding. She had probably been imagining a white dress, sand between her toes, and sunlight shining down. 
    The sun had set hours ago. Now, the only light came from the moon, and the occasional light flashing from the shore. He hadn’t fancied the idea of doing this in the day, the beach crowded with people.
    John straightened his suit. He turned to Sarah. Running his hands along the urn, he picked her up....

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Names Are Hard

PROMPT: Names, Names, Names

A breakfast joint - The Fast Break

A new smartphone - The Linkin'

An eyeglasses store - A Beautiful View

A dog pound - Who Let the Dogs Out? Not Us

A highway - Way of the High

An island resort - Cardinal's Cay

A new constellation - Steve (short for Steven)

A pet polar bear - Snow White

A nail polish color - Raspberry Rhinestone

A new butterfly species - Spotted Chryseis 

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