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by Mildred
Tue Oct 30, 2012 9:01 pm
Forum: Drabbles
Topic: Halloween: Killer Satisfaction
Replies: 1
Views: 635

Halloween: Killer Satisfaction

Her hair is spread like a paint splatter on the pillow, dark and wet. Eyes glisten like marbles on a storm washed sidewalk, bright with reflected candlelight and everything that is good in the world. A hand, limp and languid, brushes against the vintage lace bedspread. I'm in the bathroom, hot steam...
by Mildred
Tue Oct 30, 2012 8:48 pm
Forum: Drabbles
Topic: Halloween: Doll
Replies: 0
Views: 741

Halloween: Doll

Knit two, purl two. Cast on sinew and yarn over nine. Steadily progress, adding and taking away stitches as necessary. Five thin needles create shapes that wrap around structure and become something more than the pattern being worked. Stitch together smooth stockinet the for the limbs and stretchy r...
by Mildred
Thu Oct 18, 2012 5:41 pm
Forum: Drabbles
Topic: Halloween: Pie Jesu Domine
Replies: 1
Views: 451

Halloween: Pie Jesu Domine

Man… I’m going to have the worst headache ever tomorrow. Pie Jesu Domine… Our line shuffles because we keep stepping on the hem of the robe in front of us. Peter, who got the job of making them because Ed said that a sewing machine was just like a jig saw, made the brown polyester monstrosities too ...
by Mildred
Thu Oct 18, 2012 2:17 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 258 - Brown Dust
Replies: 18
Views: 6932

Re: Drabblecast 258 - Brown Dust

I loved this story. There were several ways I thought it was going to play out, but the author went to a different and awesome place.
by Mildred
Wed Oct 17, 2012 10:00 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 259 - The Last of the O-Forms
Replies: 12
Views: 5401

Re: Drabblecast 259 - The Last of the O-Forms

Definitely reminds me of the decline in the circus, and the sideshow specifically, over time from their heyday.

Creepy as all hell too.