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The Soundtrack of My Life/ writing 101,assignment

Deep Purple was my favorite band for many years. My brother was 4 years older than me and so I inherited all his records as he grew up and moved on. But deep Purple’s lead singer, Ian Gillian was my secret dream lover, and his singing their song, “Pictures of Home” cut deep into my […]

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The Warm Place

Her breath, warm and vaguely sweet. Her eyes glistening, the tears mingle with her laughter. I am in the circle of her embrace, as we lie entangled in a beautiful red paisley comforter. The room is dim, quiet except for our soft talk of living, loving and dying. Wiping her tears, we laugh, then she […]

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A Free Write/ Unlocking the Mind

Free write. to me the words go together like bread and butter. Freedom to meĀ is writing, expressing myself with words. Beautiful words. I used to love reading these very old encycolopedias we have, the certainties they contained became less certain as I grew up. Today much of what they contain is now known to be […]