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Hidden ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

She sneaked away from the rest of the group as they splashed around in the water. ‘Come on, Alice,’ beckoned her friends. It was not often they got the opportunity to enjoy the sunshine by the river. Enthusiasm had got … Continue reading

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Caught # D. Wallace Peach #Writephoto

She is bruised on the outside. Broken on the inside. And her feet stretch up over her head into the air as the swing reaches the height of its arc. Bare toes blot the daylight rustling through the canopy, and … Continue reading

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The Monastery – Fandango #writephoto

Janet was cold and miserable, her feet torn, bleeding, and wet from running through the rough brush as fast as she could. She could see the clouds of her breath plume into the wintry air as she paused to look … Continue reading

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#writephoto – Portal – Penny Wilson

*This is in response to Sue Vincent’s photo prompt.  You can read all about it here.   Would it be different if we tried again? Or would you still be a thorn on my rose? The embers; still warm; when I … Continue reading

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Love has the power to break all chains! #writephoto by Raymond Roy

Shackled to a 4×4 beam.  Shoulders ached. 12 hours earlier, The Pharisees had returned a verdict of guilty. Guilty of not following doctrine. For daring to question ritualistic antiquited practices. Immediately, they strapped the timber behind my neck and across my … Continue reading

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 Behind Devil’s Doors by Neel Anil Panicker #writephoto

  https://scvincent.com/2017/06/01/thursday-photo-prompt-knock-writephoto/  The full length wall room mirror is plastered with a golden edged sticker that boasts the legend “The Lord’s House is full of love.” Looking into it, Pramila runs her fingers over her badly battered face, the little … Continue reading

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#writephoto prompt : Arch enemy by Joelle Le Gendre

“It’s just an arch, not a god,” Arthur said. During our 2 years of marriage, I’d learned to read the upturn of his right lip, the timbre of his voice, and the inflections attached to the ends of his sentences. … Continue reading

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The Porch by Sarah Brentyn #WritePhoto

She was about five when she stopped crying. But she still crawled into bed with me. Me. The broken one, the brave one, the older one. My identity was older sister. I’d been alive three years longer than she. That’s … Continue reading

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Hope is around the corner – Michelle Lunato #writephoto

For months she had been hiding things. I few dollars here. An old, but valuable ring there. Little things that he would not notice. Insignificant things that would not warn him about her eventual escape. Some may call her hiding of things theft, … Continue reading

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Secrets from Morpeth Road #writephoto

No one knew what went on or why it did at 83 Dell Street. It was years before the secrets came out. In a darkened room, curtains drawn, anything was possible. Monsters could roam free; terror was a way of … Continue reading

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