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Christmas Drabble Collection

Ah, Christmas. The time of year when all humanity’s doubts become hidden by hope. Some people thrive in the bustle and others wither. What better way to celebrate the holiday than to write a 100-word Drabble about Christmas? You can read my Drabble about two children expecting to miss Santa in a new anthology of stories published by the Fiction Writers Group. Get the free PDF here: http://writersanarchy.com/press-releases/all-i-want-for-christmas Thanks for reading. Leave me a comment? Other Writings…

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Joann Jett Joined The Stage Band

[aesop_image imgwidth=”825″ img=”https://wordsmithholler.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/jazz-1263988_1920.jpg” credit=”Pixabay” align=”left” lightbox=”on” captionposition=”left” revealfx=”off”] Behind the library, between the quad and the band room, the Stoners smoke packs of red Marlboro’s. For all practical purposes, this might as well be no man’s land. Only sand dirt seems to grow and the green soccer field starts 80 yards farther away. I imagine the area remained hidden before the school added the soccer field and a football arena. The area is the perfect…

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Conversations

Snowy Weather

A Conversation “When I got to the top of Piney Flat, the flakes just melted on the windshield.” “Last winter, we just missed the blizzard on 40 by maybe an hour.” “I went down to Les Schwab to buy some chains. The highway patrol can be real nasty if you forget to bring chains.” “The snow kept filling up the wheel wheels. I pulled over and a trooper stopped to make sure we were okay.”…

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Decisions, decisions

[aesop_image imgwidth=”800″ img=”https://wordsmithholler.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/one-way-street-1113973_1920.jpg” credit=”Pixabay” align=”left” lightbox=”on” captionposition=”left” revealfx=”off”] Oh, the mysteries Ever pondering why. Should I dive in? Or should I just try? The decisions I must make Compel me to giggle. I never seem to have Any room to wiggle. If only I had a way To make decisions play. I’d put them to rest; Deciding what’s best. I think I know Just what to do. I’ll ask my Magic 8 Ball Instead of…

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