I don’t ache the same

My neck aches without you. It ached with you too, but now each and every pang continues on a grander mission. They throb and echo into the misshapen heart that is mine and used to be ours. None of me lets go.

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Shakin’ up this week’s Yeah Write Gargleblaster

  Tell me something, old friend: why are you fighting? You want the best for me, too, I know you do. You call me untalented at each deleted keystroke, but your fear overshadows that shallow indignation. Look at me. You have nothing to fear. The mirror will never reflect me without you.    In tribute …

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Who dunnit? Starting my week with the Yeah Write Gargleblaster

Yawning, shuffling, noticing the avocado on the floor. Stretching, recalling, confirming that I left it on the counter last night. I look at the cat. I look at the boyfriend. They look at each other. The cat saunters out. We all know.  This week's 42-word flash-anything prompt is: Who dunnit? Pour yourself a tall glass …

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