slapdashmonuments

slapdashmonuments

Joined Ficlatté in September 2014

183 stories, 1 challenge, 0 prompts, 188 comments, and 30 friends

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Inspiration hits with a flash, stories written on the go. A rumble of laughter and the tale is heard only in echoes. The wind blows me in a new direction. Whom shall I visit next?

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Restored Goods (4)

With diligence and a growling stomach, you returned to where you were, and how you were. I managed t…

Published 4 days ago.

Restored Goods (3)

There in my hands is the same material as before...as one piece. A minor miracle of restoration has …

Published 4 days ago.

Restored Goods (2)

Though there is no air moving, I feel a cold wind stirring my fur and wonder what these splinters of…

Published 4 days ago.

Restored Goods (1)

"03-21-17 I'm nothing but damaged goods. Shards of a person left scattered on the ground just waiti…

Published 4 days ago.

Lit

the kafka

the kafka

free trial today

And george and tom E(l)liot

know what to say

when dickens and d…

Published 6 days ago.

Saint Patrick's Day Love and Blessings (2)

This makes me glad that I’m alive,

Despite all fears that do connive

To change that fact. I still re…

Published 6 days ago.

Saint Patrick's Day Love and Blessings (1)

Saint Patrick, dear, come rally round

This group of loved ones I have found:

The ones who’ve left, t…

Published 6 days ago.

Coronation Anniversary Ode

Regina Semper! Endless Queen!

Your subjects’ love is evergreen!

We hearken close to your decree

We b…

Published 15 days ago.

For we'll drive!

Across all surfaces, we swarm

Like plagues of locusts, causing harm

We move so rapidly, alive

Spirit…

Published 23 days ago.

Winter's Wards

Shy child in tatters

Winter's ward

Too weak and cold

To lift her sword

How hast thou come here?

Stum…

Published 23 days ago.

This Heart, My Home

There's no place that can feel like home

Without someone who's kind to you.

Most any place, if I'm a…

Published 23 days ago.

Nightmarish Anxiety (in Verse)

I'm heading on a trip quite soon

My open suitcase nearly filled

I should be glad, I shall see friend…

Published 24 days ago.

Cold Glow of Morning

I thought I’d get to kiss your face

And hold your hand when you were sad.

I thought you’d stay, that…

Published 24 days ago.

Class M

There are no new planets

Any more than there are new kinds of people

.

These planets around Trappist…

Published 24 days ago.

The Paws that Refresh

I hugged my mount in that way he loved, with my legs and claws, and he took the hint at once. We fle…

Published 1 month ago.

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HSAR
HS Wift
textual_phoenix
In Nights Arms
Andrman
Abby
creamer
Anorak
Storykeeper
remembrancer
lacrimae rerum
Scrawler's Secret
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Emmyful
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ElshaHawk
JonB
Abstract
Jim Stitzel
wolframdioxide
creamer
Anorak
rhubarb_j
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Emmyful
Mighty-Joe Young LOA
GradualUprising
Robert Quick