Avery Berg

United States

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Avery Berg (United States) published:

In the Tree I See Her

PROMPT: Writing Streak Challenge -- Week 5

My dead grandmother,
With her grainy wrinkles and kind, grasping hands.
The witty words which flew from her unfiltered mouth.
The stature of a well-kept giraffe.
Her fiery hair, once bright with vibrant colors,
Now, in season,
Buried in a grave.

Seeking Peer Reviews

9 months ago

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Avery Berg (United States) published:

The Demons, They Haunt Me

PROMPT: Flash Fiction Competition 2020

    I cannot sleep. My mind is a mess of spirals and second-guessing. My wrists are slit and my thoughts are devious devils. They ransack my being and intrude on my peace. I am drugged up, counting sheep, and in an act of betrayal, they trot around, seeping further into the folds of my racing consciousness. They add an impending weight to my already delicate psyche. It is true my perception is like a paper-thin plate of china. As it teeters...

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9 months ago