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I am looking at something I thought mine alone...a beech leaf, brittle and brown now.
- Length: 10 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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"I love you, Martha, but you break things. You're breaking us."
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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But in my head that summer before we moved into the town was yellow and purple and red and supremely happy
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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When he was only six years old his mother sent him to the mosque to learn the Quran
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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Her notes were played as the light dance steps of lovers...
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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It was as if she had stepped into another world.
- Length: 14 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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It was then, as he was just about to bring his hands flutteringly down, that the most extraordinary smell assailed my nostrils
- Length: 5 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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A long way overhead a jet soared, like a gull on currents of air.
- Length: 2 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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For my fifteenth birthday, Granddad took me to Brown’s.
- Length: 3 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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She said she was crying tears of happiness. That’s when I learnt that happiness could make you cry too.
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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It was Christmas the first time they made love; he said it felt like coming home
- Length: 2 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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Alcoholics, drug addicts, and even cheaters manage to get away, Ian thought. So, why can't I?
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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In thirty-eight years my writing on the labels had changed from big and wonky to neat and tiny.
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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Not even the best shepherd can keep his flock completely safe
- Length: 7 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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I know it's risky attempting to steer a liminal conversation but that's me...
- Length: 1 page
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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