Lit Up
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Lit Up


Free Verse

it starts with a germ
a single grain of sand
that slips past the calcified bounds
and lodges in the soft meat within

sharp edges scrape
discomfort demands a reckoning



Welcome to Lit Up -The Land of Little Tales. Here you can read and submit short stories, flash fiction, poetry - in brief, your own legend. We're starting little. But that's how all big stories begin.

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J. Brandon Lowry

J. Brandon Lowry


Nomadic PhD and full-time writer. Topics: Writing, Fiction, and Poetry. Editor at Forge Editing Services: