Tag Archives: finding a voice

DEVOURING « these immortal words

10 Oct

I am watching the ship crumble before my eyes.

It starts at the ship’s exterior, that bite of jagged, chaotic darkness seeming to slam against the side of the hull, then sucking the whole of it into oblivion.

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RUNNING « these immortal words

10 Oct

This shouldn’t be happening. I scramble to keep my footing even as the boat rocks as though a madman has taken it between his fists and is rattling it into submission.

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Voice Week, Days 4 and 5: The Big Move « thewriteproject

7 Oct

“Phew, good riddance!!” The porch seemed to explode in laughter, as Nelly rolled her eyes and dramatically flung her fingers in the air.

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Snippets and Scraps: Voice Week: The Bookstore, Part Five

1 Oct

“Work has been so weird today. This old guy came in and was really cute because he was buying poetry for his wife, but then he looked at me really weird like he knew me or something.

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Voice Week #5 : Dog Eat Dog World « Coeval Cornucopia

1 Oct

The noise was annoying. My ears picked up, I clambered out of my box. I licked at the air. I followed the voices. Hmm. Lotsa people today. Maybe one of them will pet me?

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[Voice Week] School: Five « A Sweet Sweet Sound to your Ears~

1 Oct

Ahhhaaa!

I gripped my test paper with joy.

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Voice Week 2011: Friday « BeKindRewrite

30 Sep

What did you do this summer?

This summer I tried one of mommy’s drinks.

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The Voice of the Pathway « blogsense-by-barb

30 Sep

“Are you coming or going,” the ancient path asks. “Do you know from whence you come?

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Scene from a Hospital Room: Jenny « The Daily 400

30 Sep

Who is this? It’s not mommy or daddy, or grandma or grandpa.

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» I Hear Voices – Fighting the Fifth yikici

30 Sep

“Hit her, hit her” it encouraged.

I refused.

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Voice Week 2011 – Day 5 | THE WILD POMEGRANATE

30 Sep

The kids call him “Wack Jack”.  Me, I always had a bad feelin’ about him.

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An Alcoholic Mother – Voice Week Day 5 | Scribbla

30 Sep

Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve heard voices.

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Friday’s Voice « Robin Hawke

30 Sep

There are a lot of us; many of us chose this detail. I recognize a few: Ambrose in First Class; Diona on pilot duty.

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Voice Week – Day 5 – ‘The Chair’ | Short Stories

30 Sep

It’s not usual for the State Governor to come to these proceedings but, under the circumstances, I felt I needed to.

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“Angel in a Wedding Dress: 5 – The Bride” « Love The Bad Guy

30 Sep

She looks like an angel. It is difficult for Jayla to believe that the woman she sees in the mirror, with a halo of golden hair and a silken wedding gown, is her.

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