Anorak

Anorak

Joined Ficlatté in January 2016

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anorak

/ˈænəˌræk/

noun

1.

a warm waterproof hip-length jacket usually with a hood, originally worn in polar regions, but now worn for any outdoor activity

2.

(informal, derogatory) a socially inept person with a hobby considered by most people to be boring

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The Raid

They came at night, as cowards always do.

The raid followed the typical pattern. The Advance Guar…

Published 3 years ago.

The Rocking Chair

People think that all ghosts are bad, but they are wrong.

Growing up, I lived in an apartment next …

Published 3 years ago.

Last House on the Block

I dressed as a vampire that Halloween, wearing plastic fangs that ripped at my gums and white grease…

Published 3 years ago.

It Came From the Produce Aisle

Mother screamed as an angry cantaloupe chased her through the produce section of Walter’s Grocery St…

Published 3 years ago.

Please Press Start

No one intends to get addicted. At least that's what they say. The manufacturer says that it is an…

Published 4 years ago.

Folding Paper Cranes

Each morning, the master wakes us before dawn. We are given a bowl of cold gruel to eat before bein…

Published 4 years ago.

The Gondolier

Every night is the same.

The sun descends below the horizon, leaving the sky a desolate black. Fr…

Published 4 years ago.

Porcelina of the Vast Oceans

Porcelina stood on the shore, her bare feet covered in sea foam. A soft breeze rolled across the oc…

Published 4 years ago.

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