Author Archives: ophelia

My Injured Prince

Through the screeching sound of judgement, you talk as though we are prey standing in performance theater, raising my heartbeat you wish to make it yield to your power You must break something if your spell is not cast If … Continue reading

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avoidance2, usually a place you go

2010 ReWrite Version 2  Fear is what comes at us during the strangest times. u should know this, soulless coward. u sold your integrity & now, not even the dark wired fences outside, nor the threatening trespassing signs- which only further encourage curious … Continue reading

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Trouble every day

I recreate what goes on so many times in my head; I step backwards, replaying what I did to see if it was right or not. This is my surprise. a turnabout of events, a moment the scryers didn’t predict. Ultimatums … Continue reading

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No Signs

One Night Boy is a fun-loving guy who spends a great deal of his time helping people. Take James, one of the many ex-jocks to enter his doors. Got a full ride to college on a football scholarship but like … Continue reading

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The door to Caf…

***********WARNING*******ROUGH DRAFT– COMPLETELY UNFINISHED AND UNEDITED! The door to Cafe Roma is open… People come in and out and the vision surrounds me like a wishing fountain. Fiona The room was dusty and large, tactless paintings scattered unevenly on the … Continue reading

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Schoolgirl Dreams

Rule number one: You need a few good personas up your sleeve. And.. that’s really it. Take that girl strutting down the hallway. I Act Hypersexual and Slutty When I’m Practically a Celibate Girl. Dresses provocatively, full of coy glances, … Continue reading

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becoming a feminine ideal requires just the right amount of insecurity, don’t skimp

 .. 2012 ReWrite and what do you think is underneath? Under the surface that could be removed, would YOU find satisfaction in completely fresh skin, a starry smile, and a chest that inspires a volley of prayers, makes the world … Continue reading

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