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the musings of an overactive mind

Escape

For Friday Fictioneers.  Big thank you to © Dawn M. Miller for the photo prompt. With every clickity-clank of the train she drew farther away from the life she had known. She desperately prayed that she had thoroughly covered her tracks. She had followed the man in black’s instructions to the “T.” The train entered…
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Virus

“I was created to do this job! I’m powerful and destructive! My parents are going to be so proud of me! I can do this! I was created to do this job!” I’d hoped that my inner pep talk would pump me up with confidence – no such luck. I was still shaking in my…
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The Voice of Forgiveness

I shuddered as another loud sound crashed off to my right. The darkness was making me skittish. I knew better than to wander the streets in the lonely hours of deep night. Yet, here I was doing just that. What drove me to repeat the same stupidity night after night. Instead of climbing into my…
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