EAurora

United Kingdom

• the true alchemists do not change lead into gold; they change the world into words •

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Just a sporadic writer who drinks too much tea

EAurora (United Kingdom) started following queenie (United States)

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EAurora (United Kingdom) published:

Black Hole (TW: eating disorders)

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I am very aware that there is something I have never written about.
Something that, even six years and a handful of halcyon days later,
still claws and cloys at my throat in quiet moments. Sometimes you hold me
close and I feel the bee-sting of your hipbone against my thigh, and

for a second I am cast back to fear and anger and whatever it was that
kept us ticking through. Sometimes I spot the sharp summit of elbow ...

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2 months ago

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EAurora (United Kingdom) published:

Positive

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It started, as it always did, with a fight. Some absence, some sly smile, some flippant comment
Blew a Force 12 gale deep into our home and we were still plucking debris and shards of conversation
From our skin. In a breath between bitter or silent seething we walked to the park, hands
Curled up together in pocket of respite that never lasted too long. You struck
Some silly pose for my lens, I repeated for the hundredth time how...

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3 months ago

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EAurora (United Kingdom) published:

At the Close

PROMPT: Flash Fiction Competition 2020

Arms that have so long been separate reach tentatively across space and link.

As the heavy door swings closes behind them for the last time, they glance once more at the small expanses of their world. The last remnants of 50 years litter the driveway: a box of appointment diaries filled in, a pressed wedding dress, 6 polished photographs.

In a few weeks the kindling of another family will swell these walls, which already strain at the seams with stories.
...

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3 months ago

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EAurora (United Kingdom) published:

an invitation

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dance with me
just for a second
shut your eyes and
feel my heartbeat
drink with me
lose your mind
laugh it all away

outside the window
the world is burning
gears of hatred are turning
no one is learning
hold my hand
just for a moment
let's tire of lying
watching news and crying
of slowly dying
sway with me
when everything's up
in flames
what is there to do but
hold close
feel life
meld hand to hot...

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