Thirsty Thursday

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On this February night, I find myself standing by our master bedroom window watching the quiet rustling of dried palm leaves dancing in a mild breeze. Heat hangs in the air like an unannounced guest on a Saturday morning. I let the strap on my satin nightdress slip off my shoulder, welcoming the coolness of the off-white wall against which…

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Dark Night Of The Soul

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You are tired. Exhausted. Your bones are aching. Your muscles are sore. Your eyes are saltier than seawater. It is three o’clock in the morning and you are wide awake. Sweet sleep eludes you. You’ve done a yoga routine for sleep and relaxation. You’ve tried deep breathing. You’ve had two cups of chamomile tea. You’ve counted sheep backwards right up…

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This Is How He Kills You

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You’re staring down the barrel of a six-gun and you don’t even know it. How can you, when you’ve just met? You’re in that blissful, tipsy state where the music has started to course through your veins and you can’t sit still. He is sitting across from you with a faraway look in his eyes. The smoke of the cigarette…

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