brieallen

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Excerpt from 'Peach Light Fading'

PROMPT: Novel Writing Competition 2017

    It wasn’t snowy enough for skiing on the mountains yet. Instead, Sandía Mountains offered Micah and me large expanses of dried leaves and brisk walks on an incline, the kind that grasped at the breath from my lungs and kept me 5 paces behind Micah. This in itself was not a bad thing. Being behind him gave me opportunities to fixate on the thin dusting of frost atop the trees and the wide landscape across from me that seemed to...

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a queer girl's love letter

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2017

i have discovered the best method of burning
it is fast
and all at once
two birds diving down
singing a song that stings like ice on cool skin
as they loop and crash, bumping into each other
trying to stumble into the others rib cage

if you've ever put a lid over a lit candle
you will probably understand
when i met her, she whispered to me, “to the stars”
and i gave her a smile so stupid, already...

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