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STOLEN WORLDS

Drink Your Troubles Away

Let it roll, baby, roll

Standup bar in nightclub
Photo by Josh Appel on Unsplash

Driving into the rough, gravel parking lot, I saw the flashing neon signs above an old shack, on the bad edge of town. The shack had seen better days, that's for sure. Some paint and TLC might pretty her up, but it wouldn’t hide the smell of beer, blood, and broken dreams. As they say, it’d be like putting lipstick on a pig.

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Paul Mansfield

Paul Mansfield

A mage of the pen, whose magic springs from the telling of tales. An iconoclast who promotes all fiction, but whose love is Transgressive Fiction.