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Time for Play

A short story about death, motherhood, and what really matters

My husband sits on the floor playing the stupid game I bought for his 30th birthday. I smack him over the head. He doesn’t move.

I’m leaving.” I say.

“Yeah.”

“How do I look?” I bite my lip. My hair is curled and the bags under my eyes concealed. For once I…

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Jewel Eliese

Published on Scary Mommy, & Thought Catalog. 3x Amazon bestselling author. Writer Mom. A bit sassy. Loves words + baby kisses. Reach me at jeweleliese@gmail.com