ART TALES
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ART TALES

A child of an alcoholic watches the moon through a car window, ink drawing by the author.
Image by the author.

Constancy

A submission for the prompt “moon”

Children of alcoholics develop private superstitions. We figure out the words of power to protect our safety bubbles, the numbers we need to count when we hear the key scrape against the door a little too late, the gods we need to pray to for protection. I sought the moon.

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Pluto Wolnosci

Pluto Wolnosci

“As out there as the planet itself.”— MWC Honorable Mention. Confused & searching. Creation is life. Running from my Black Dog. May include affiliate links.