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by JoshPeters
Mon Jun 30, 2014 4:02 pm
Forum: Twit-Fic!
Topic: Post your Twitfic Twabbles Here! (General Content)
Replies: 7534
Views: 868137

Wedding Bliss

The barefoot wedding guests enjoyed themselves until Jake let an angry Emu out of its cage.

The screams lasted til dawn.
by JoshPeters
Sat Jun 28, 2014 12:35 am
Forum: Twit-Fic!
Topic: Post your Twitfic Twabbles Here! (General Content)
Replies: 7534
Views: 868137

The Penguin Lover

The white crane and the grey penguin made a strange couple but when they fed each other fish the other birds felt jealous.
by JoshPeters
Fri Jun 20, 2014 2:02 am
Forum: Drabbles
Topic: Cutting Eye Teeth
Replies: 3
Views: 587

Re: Cutting Eye Teeth

True on "it didn't", that should get left out. I do my best to avoid passive verbs as much as possible. "She pressed into me and removed her sunglasses, staring with bottomless eyes ringed with tiny sharp teeth. They looked hungry." Edited to this: I followed her to a rundown motel in the middle of ...
by JoshPeters
Thu Jun 19, 2014 9:56 pm
Forum: Twit-Fic!
Topic: Post your Twitfic Twabbles Here! (General Content)
Replies: 7534
Views: 868137

Re: Loving Fear

strawman wrote:
Is this the result of "If you can't be with the one you love, love the one you're with"? Still, it's not easy to imagine "Nothing will be ok" as a sweet nothing.
Continuing my exploration of breaking through fear and how it might hold one back.
by JoshPeters
Thu Jun 19, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: Drabbles
Topic: Cutting Eye Teeth
Replies: 3
Views: 587

Cutting Eye Teeth

I followed her to a rundown motel in the middle of the desert. “Look honey,” I said, “this won’t end well. Your husband sent me to protect you.” She laughed. “Do I look like I need protection?” I started to answer but she pressed one finger to my lips and her body moved into my arms. “You’re right,”...
by JoshPeters
Thu Jun 19, 2014 2:35 pm
Forum: Twit-Fic!
Topic: Post your Twitfic Twabbles Here! (General Content)
Replies: 7534
Views: 868137

Loving Fear

Fear held him in a lovers embrace.

"I don't think I can trust you," he said.

"Don't worry," she said. "Nothing will be ok."
by JoshPeters
Wed Jun 18, 2014 1:49 pm
Forum: Twit-Fic!
Topic: Post your Twitfic Twabbles Here! (General Content)
Replies: 7534
Views: 868137

True Apocalypse

They survived by living off the land. They raised chickens, grew their hair long, and protected the levee.

Dam hippies.
by JoshPeters
Tue Jun 17, 2014 4:22 pm
Forum: Twit-Fic!
Topic: Post your Twitfic Twabbles Here! (General Content)
Replies: 7534
Views: 868137

Re: Post your Twitfic Twabbles Here! (General Content)

Broken glass. Buzzing flies. Overstuffed bags of filth.

Grimy men toss discarded lives into ugly trucks.

Garbage day.
by JoshPeters
Mon Jun 16, 2014 5:09 am
Forum: Twit-Fic!
Topic: Post your Twitfic Twabbles Here! (General Content)
Replies: 7534
Views: 868137

Re: Post your Twitfic Twabbles Here! (General Content)

The scream sliced through early morning silence like a blade through the jugular so I removed the kettle from the stove.