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by ryansonofroy
Thu Mar 05, 2015 7:09 pm
Forum: Drabbles
Topic: The Mark
Replies: 1
Views: 796

The Mark

My father was always keen on saying, “If it looks like shit and smells like shit, then it’s probably shit.” And that was all I could think of as I lay silently next to her in the tangled, sweaty sheets. It didn’t matter that I was just some country boy from Podunk planet Earth, and it didn’t matter ...
by ryansonofroy
Thu Mar 05, 2015 6:40 pm
Forum: Drabbles
Topic: Baxter
Replies: 4
Views: 1080

Re: Baxter

Wow, look at all the feedback. Thanks everyone. My apologies for the vanishing act. It's got some fun elements and repurposes my favorite (disputed) Churchill exchange. Sharp eye. That's a pretty recognizable quote I presume? One of my favorites too. Startled, Gloria "accidentally" dropped him -- on...
by ryansonofroy
Thu Feb 19, 2015 9:58 pm
Forum: Drabbles
Topic: Baxter
Replies: 4
Views: 1080

Baxter

Baxter was the only infant ever to attend Chrysalis Daycare who didn’t need a helmet to correct some form of plagiocephaly. Although his plastic headgear looked the same as other babies’, it had a very different purpose, and his caretaker Gloria knew this all too well. She rocked the little abominat...