Bits & Bones
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Bits & Bones

Reflection Rejection

Prose and self-loathing.

Original photo by Vince Fleming from Unsplash. Edited by Slaidey Valheim.

I’m suffocating in her presence.

I don’t know when this insufferable torment started. It’s like she’s always been growing with me; inside me. An imaginary frenemy.

Everywhere I go, every second of every day, there she is: this hateful girl.



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Slaidey Valheim

A writer of brutally honest non-fiction and gritty short stories. Editor of Crumpled Paper Press, Bits & Bones and Acidic Ink Publication! Tip on her Ko-fi!