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Modes Of Transportation

A 100-word story of making the ultimate choice between life or death.

a black and white picture of a shadowing man walking on train tracks.
Photo by Gabriel on Unsplash

Dave sat crossed-legged on the tracks at 6:00 pm waiting for the last train out of town. He was contemplating leaving on the train — or under it.

The rumbling of the upcoming train was pulsating through his body. The vibrations sent him into a state of euphoria. The rush of playing…




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We are autistic members of the disability community and hold various mental health diagnoses. We are advocates for social justice, writers and scholars of life.

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